RefX: http://www.theverge.com/2015/3/10/8181551/thunderbolt-lightning-usb-type-c-new-macbook?utm_medium=referral&utm_source=pulsenews. "The future, at least for mainstream consumers, is easy and convenient like USB instead of superpowered but expensive like Thunderbolt". The headline was just too good... however this is related to issues with USB on future Surfaces as well as all computers. Portless or only USB Type-C we will be Caught in a landslide, No escape from reality. Open your eyes, Look up to the skies and see... I see a little silhouetto of a Type-C USB, Scaramouche, Scaramouche, will you do the Fandango? Thunderbolt and lightning, Very, very frightening to me. The article is a good read.