As part of Microsoft’s effort to reinvent the datacenter to be more efficient and use more sustainable energy sources, we’re forming a 3-year agreement with the University of Texas at San Antonio to develop distributed generation technologies, writes Brian Janous, director of energy strategy.
Students at UTSA will work hand-in-hand with Microsoft researchers to look into new “fast-start generation” energy technologies such as micro-turbines to replace the diesel generators that are used during times of peak demand.
Imagine a future when we’ll do more than touch, swipe and tap away at our interactive work stations, but will communicate with our devices increasingly through voice and gesture.
In meeting rooms, massive touchscreens will let multiple people interact simultaneously, while tracking who and where we are, what we’re doing and saying, and adapting accordingly.
This is the new NUI (natural user interface), and the Holy Grail for those who believe that computing will someday be as natural as breathing.
If Jokers wild, one-eyed Jacks and Aces high are your thing, then you need to check out “World Series of Poker: Full House Pro” in the Windows Store right now.
The Microsoft Studios-designed game lets players build their bankroll as they compete against others from around the world. You can personalize your experience with flashy avatar accessories, amazing chip tricks and real-world casino venues.
Emirates Airline and its media agency Havas Media Group have chosen Microsoft Advertising as a key partner for the airline’s World Cup advertising campaign.
The campaign, which began March 28 and ends April 21, features soccer legends Cristiano Ronaldo and Pele aboard Emirates’ flagship aircraft, the Airbus A380, and runs across services including MSN, Xbox, Windows 8 and Skype on four different screens (PC, TV, tablet and mobile).
Explore and discover the additional Windows PowerShell modules in Windows 8.1.
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