Microsoft Research PM Gives ‘Hour of Code’ to Local Seattle Community Every Day
Frank Martinez of Microsoft Research is used to giving back to his community, so it’s not surprise that he is involved in the Hour of Code event being promoted during Computer Science Education Week.
What Can Happen in an Hour of Code?
Tools from Microsoft Research help students discover the magic of computing.
Avoiding Vulnerable Passwords—and Rules, Too
Microsoft Research has released a free tool to help you avoid choosing bad passwords
Studio 99 Melds Art and Science
For decades, there have been artist-in-residency programs within scientific and academic communities. An exhibit in Redmond, Wash., presents the results of Microsoft Research’s collaborations with its first artist-in-residence, James George.
A New Tool for Teaching Climate Change in the Cloud
ChronoZoom, an open-source-community project from Microsoft Research, makes it easy to collect, present, and manage a huge amount of educational resources.
Grudin’s Work Cited for ‘Lasting Impact’
Jonathan Grudin of Microsoft Research has been honored with the inaugural CSCW Lasting Impact Award for a paper he wrote in 1988. The award will be presented in Baltimore in February during the CSCW conference.
Learn How Microsoft Researchers Are Using Wearable Technology to Read Your Moods
Mary Czerwinski and Asta Roseway of Microsoft Research are investigating “affective computing,” systems that try to identify your current mood and react accordingly.
Office Remote Preview
An intriguing new project from Microsoft hints at future cross-platform interoperability.
Interactive Genomics: Querying Genomes Across the Cloud
When combined with information from medical records, genome data can be mined for new insights into treating disease.
Advance Your Presentation with Your Phone
Office Remote, a new Windows Phone Store app resulting from a collaboration between Microsoft Office and Microsoft Research, enables users to control their business or related presentations simply by touching the screen of a Windows Phone 8.
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