CSCW is a virtual group of MSR researchers that explore research related to computer supported collaboration and social computing.
Ongoing CSCW research efforts at MSR include:
- GroupBanter (Persistent Group Chat)
- SPARCS (Sharing Photos and Relevant Calendar Stuff)
- Surface Computing
- Collaborative Web Search
- ESP: Embodied Social Proxies
- Computer Sharing in Education in Developing Countries
- Enterprise Social Computing
- FASTDash (ProjectAwareness forSoftware Development Teams)
- Collaborative Development Environment using Visual Studio
- Personal Telepresence Station
- Irene Rae, Bilge Mutlu, Gary M. Olson, Judith S. Olson, Leila Takayama, and Gina Venolia, Everyday Telepresence: Emerging Practices and Future Research Directions, in CHI 2015 Extended Abstracts, ACM – Association for Computing Machinery, 18 April 2015.
- Irene Rae, Gina Venolia, John C. Tang, and David Molnar, A Framework for Understanding and Designing Telepresence, in Proc. CSCW 2015, ACM – Association for Computing Machinery, 14 March 2015.
- Azadeh Forghani, Gina Venolia, and Kori Inkpen, Media2gether: Sharing Media during a Call, in ACM Group 2014, ACM, 11 November 2014.
- Anna Macaranas, Gina Venolia, Kori Inkpen, and John Tang, Sharing Experiences over Video: Watching Video Programs Together at a Distance, in Proc. INTERACT 2013, Springer, September 2013.
- Kori Inkpen, Brett Taylor, Sasa Junuzovic, John C. Tang, and Gina Venolia, Experiences2Go: Sharing Kids' Activities Outside the Home with Remote Family Members (Best Paper Nomination), in CSCW 2013, ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, February 2013.
- Munmun De Choudhury, Scott Counts, and Michael Gamon, Not All Moods are Created Equal! Exploring Human Emotional States in Social Media., Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence, June 2012.
- Jed R. Brubaker, Gina Venolia, and John C. Tang, Focusing on Shared Experiences: Moving beyond the camera in video communication, in Proc. DIS 2012, ACM, June 2012.
- Munmun De Choudhury, Michael Gamon, and Scott Counts, Happy, Nervous or Surprised? Classification of Human Affective States in Social Media, Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence, June 2012.
- Marshini Chetty, Richard Banks, A.J. Bernheim Brush, Jonathan Donner, and Rebecca Grinter, "You're Capped!" Understanding the Effects of Bandwidth Caps on Broadband Use in the Home, in CHI 2012, ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, May 2012.
- Kori Inkpen, Honglu Du, Asta Roseway, Aaron Hoff, and Paul Johns, Video Kids: Augmenting Close Friendships with Asynchronous Video Conversations in VideoPal, in CHI 2012, ACM, May 2012.