These are two pieces of touch screen technology which should push the boundaries of technology and is touch screen the future? Or is the iPad nothing more than a big iPhone and offers nothing new, and the surface nothing more than an overpriced corporate toy. Post views in the forum!
http://www.microsoft.com/surface/Pages/Experience/Showcase.aspx I really recomend looking at the video section.
http://www.apple.com/ipad/ the videos are quite good aswell.