Microsoft's hand-tracking magic may lead to gamepad-free VR
The algorithms also gives users "a virtual sense of touch."
Microsoft helps you create links to your phone apps
Its uLink experiment helps find content in apps where there's no handy bookmark.
Microsoft Research wants to pit you against virtual swimmers
For when you want to swim with people without having to deal with real people.
Microsoft thinks disorientation is the key to touch in VR
And lo, the researchers made many (virtual) objects from one.
ICYMI: Teleport your hologram, changing ocean pH and more
The ocean is getting too acidic for sea creatures to keep up.
'Holoportation' demo makes live-video holograms look easy
Microsoft Research shows off how HoloLens can bring distant family members into your living room.
Game algorithm could help win elections
Computer science has solved one of game theory's biggest challenges.
Microsoft wants you to scan in 3D using only your phone
Forget using dedicated scanners to capture objects in 3D -- Microsoft's MobileFusion would let you use only your phone.
Microsoft wants you to teach computers how to learn
As clever as learning computers may be, they only have as much potential as their software. What...