1) Windows 8, look around you, more than 60 million copies sold. Every companies has now laptops with touchpads: Sony, Lenovo, Dell. $20 billions of W8 software is prepurchased that will contribuate to msft guaranteed incomes. Msft increased the price from $40-100 to $200/copy in Feb 2013, limiting competitions.
2) Surface Pro releases next week, the first W8 laptop. Remember Surface has RT for software (not W8).
3) Xbox with Kinect technology allows body motion movement (no more joystick). This is huge! Released this summer.