Can the Micro Bit inspire a million?
Steve Hodges, principal researcher in Microsoft's Cambridge, U.K. research lab, discusses the impact the Micro Bit mini-computer can have on the one million school children who will be coding on the robust devices.
How to inkjet-print an electronic circuit
Steve Hodges, head of the sensors and devices group at Microsoft's Cambridge U.K. research lab, wants to make it easy to prototype electronic devices, so he's found a way to print circuits with an inkjet printer.
Microsoft and the micro:bit: A million ways to inspire a generation
Later this year the BBC together with Microsoft and other partners will provide every Year 7 student (age 11-12) in the United Kingdom with their own micro:bit personal computing device they can use to explore the possibilities of computer science.
Tune in for the latest on devices and networking
A preview of the Microsoft Research Devices and Networking Summit highlights industry-academia collaboration and the broad range of topics covered, including next-gen Wi-Fi and the future of cloud computing. Watch live Wednesday, May 13.
Watch the Microsoft Research Devices and Networking Summit live May 13
The Microsoft Research Devices and Networking Summit explores the latest developments of next-gen devices and services. The event will be streamed live from Paris, Wednesday May 13 starting at 12:30 CET/7:30 a.m. ET. Follow #DevNetSummit on Twitter.
Supporting the Innovation Pipeline
Inkjet-based circuit-board technology from Microsoft Research has led to a couple of awards for Japanese recipients,