Home Inkjet Printer Fabricates Circuit Boards on Photo Paper
The ink costs $500 a bottle, but only a few cents are needed to make a circuit.
5 Ways Microsoft Will Enable Your PC to See, Sense, and Understand
At Microsoft’s Silicon Valley Techfair, researchers showed how they’re taking the PC in a new direction, combining machine vision with a new independence so they may recognize and interpret what the PC sees and present that information in a useful context
Print a Working Paper Computer on an $80 Inkjet
Ink laced with silver nanoparticles could make it a reality, to the joy of hobbyists.
Putting Your Work ID Badge to Work
An Interactive Belt-worn Badge with a Retractable String-based Input Mechanism, a note from Microsoft Research Cambridge accepted for CHI 2013, describes a computing prototype device designed to provide quick, easy access to useful information.
Easy Prototyping With Microsoft Gadgeteer
Build your own consumer electronics with this system from Microsoft.
Inside Microsoft Research: .NET Gadgeteer Gets Youths Excited About Computer Science
Over the past year, educational use of .NET Gadgeteer, a rapid prototying platform for small electronic gadgets and embedded hardware devices, has been gaining steam.