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Top feature stories about our research
|Top Feature Stories of 2014
Skype Translator, a Turing Award winner, record-setting texting, and deep learning are among the topics covered in our top feature stories of 2014.
|Is a Safer Cloud on the Horizon?
A new technology called "Haven" could provide unprecedented protection for data stored in the cloud.
|Enabling Cross-Lingual Conversations in Real Time
Machine-translation efforts at Microsoft are contributing an app for Skype that enables real-time conversations that break down language barriers.
|Microsoft Brings World’s Fastest Texting to Windows Phone 8.1
Teens and tweeters take note: Microsoft researchers and Windows Phone engineers have collaborated to set a Guinness World Record® for fastest texting on a mobile device.