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02.15.15
Microsoft's imaging tech is (sometimes) better than you at spotting objects
02.15.15

Microsoft's imaging tech is (sometimes) better than you at spotting objects

Many computer vision projects struggle to mimic what people can achieve, but Microsoft Research th...

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12.18.14
Microsoft's Xim app now lets you share smartphone photos on bigger screens
12.18.14

Microsoft's Xim app now lets you share smartphone photos on bigger screens

Microsoft Research's Xim app for sharing photos can now beam slideshows on screens bigger than pho...

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10.11.14
Microsoft's Android Wear keyboard has you drawing every letter
10.11.14

Microsoft's Android Wear keyboard has you drawing every letter

Microsoft's support for Android Wear smartwatches isn't limited to a handy OneNote app. The compan...

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10.08.14
Kinect for Windows can track individual finger movements
10.08.14

Kinect for Windows can track individual finger movements

Microsoft's new Kinect sensor is a lot of things, but absurdly accurate isn't one of them. To that...

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10.06.14
Microsoft Research packs stylus with sensors for grip-based tools
10.06.14

Microsoft Research packs stylus with sensors for grip-based tools

Believe it or not, there has been limited research into the way we hold a pen for different writin...

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10.05.14
Microsoft's RoomAlive turns your den into a video game level
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10.05.14

Microsoft's RoomAlive turns your den into a video game level

Remember IllumiRoom? It's the Microsoft Research project that pairs an Xbox Kinect with a projecto...

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08.15.14
Windows Phone's answer to Snapchat has you 'winding up' your friends
08.15.14

Windows Phone's answer to Snapchat has you 'winding up' your friends

There's no official Snapchat app for Windows Phone right now, but don't worry -- Microsoft is offe...

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07.14.14
Microsoft's image-recognition AI is a stickler for the details
07.14.14

Microsoft's image-recognition AI is a stickler for the details

Computer scientists have been modeling networks after the human brain and teaching machines to thi...

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04.29.14
Microsoft's motion-sensing keyboard lets you skip the touchscreen
04.29.14

Microsoft's motion-sensing keyboard lets you skip the touchscreen

As convenient as touchscreens and air gesture controls can be on a PC, it's not very comfortable t...

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