Microsoft is opening one of 34 temporary locations in the U.S. and Canada at the Shops at North Bridge, located at 520 N. Michigan Avenue, on October 26th. This location, along with an NYC Times Square location, will be the first of the holiday temp stores that will open on this date.
The stores will carry company products and the employees will be able to help train customers on the use and personalization of their devices.
October 26th is also the release date of Microsoft's latest version of it's operating software, Windows 8. Around the same time, a line of new PCs, tablets, and mobile devices are expected to be launched around the same time to compete with the Apple and Android devices and software.
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