WARNING: This video contains blood, gore and one extremely frightening software developer. Have you spent countless nights up late writing code? Have your eyes burned after staring at a monitor for 18 hours? Have you ever wanted to hack up a co-worker or two? Sure, we all have! Here’s the story…
The launch of a new console is an exciting event and lines means lots of people and lots of people means good times! Headlines everywhere were reporting on these huge lines of gamers forming outside electronics stores, waiting to get their hands on the first US shipment of the PlayStation 3. I…
At the Design Expo on Microsoft campus we encountered some amazing projects created by college students. Check out "Greenery" in this clip! Microsoft Research hosted its 14th annual Faculty Summit at the Microsoft Conference Center in Redmond, Washington. More than 400 academic researchers…
Laura FoyJul 29, 2013 at 11:19AM1
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Launching today on the Windows 8 platform is this super useful new application. 9slides gives your presentations personality and makes sharing full experiences easier than ever. Check out this clip and see how this business and application came about.
At the Design Expo on Microsoft campus we encountered some amazing projects created by college students. Check out "Clashers" in this clip! Microsoft Research hosted its 14th annual Faculty Summit at the Microsoft Conference Center in Redmond, Washington. More than 400 academic researchers…
It seems the magnitude and thoughtfulness of Microsoft never ceases to amaze me. I recently learned about a team called the Disability Employee Resource Group and found out they do some AMAZING things for Microsoft. Initially I was intrigued by the offering of free sign language classes, but as…
Mel Sampat has created an application called OutSync. OutSync is a free Windows application that syncs photos of your Facebook friends with matching contacts in Microsoft Outlook. It allows you to select which contacts are updated. So you can update all contacts at once or just a few at a time. The…
Laura FoyOct 31, 2012 at 5:04PM3
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The Build hackathon is underway and loads of developers are hard at work creating apps for Windows 8, Windows Azure and Windows Phone 8. I stopped by just as they kicked off and caught some of the pre-event excitement. Take a look!
There is a somewhat little known department here at Microsoft called the Applied Science Group and they do some truly incredible work. They are the research team behind Microsoft Hardware. I met up with Paul
Dietz from this group and he showed me the amazing new Micrososft Pressure Sensitive…