Last year, you might remember,
Kevin Schofield gave us a tour of Microsoft Research that was one of our most popular video series.
So, recently he asked us back over for another tour. How could we turn him down?
This one will be three parts, here's the first.
Here you'll meet…
Andrew Herbert, managing director at
Microsoft Research in Cambridge, UK, discusses the kinds of work that they are doing.
Thanks to our guest video guy, Mike Hall, for getting lots of interesting videos at Microsoft Research over the past couple of weeks.
Mike Hall took his video camera over to Microsoft Research's faculty summit recently and met up with Stewart Tansley.
Stewart gets us a demo of a new "touchlight" prototype. It's a new kind of touch screen and could lead to new kinds of user interaction experiences.
Digital photography. It's one of the hottest product categories. It seems like everyone's getting a digital camera lately, but managing those photos is really hard.
Some of us on the Channel 9 team, for instance, have more than 8,000 digital photos, already (and we know some guys who already have…
The tour of Microsoft Research continues. In this visit you get taken into the
VIBE group (Visualization, Interaction, Business and Entertainment).
Think large screens. Multiple screens. There you'll meet Patrick Baudisch, researcher, who'll show you through the lab and give you some cool…
Over the next week Kevin will take us through several parts of Microsoft Research. The first part of the tour took us through the University Relations group, where we stopped in on Sarah Revi Sterling. She's passionate about getting more women to choose
computer science careers. Hear how she works…
Kevin Schofield, general manager at
Microsoft Research, has a unique job. He's responsible for helping move technologies out of Microsoft Research and into Microsoft's products.
Recently he invited Channel 9 to come over for a chat and a tour around to meet some interesting people inside…