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  • Blog Post: Exciting New Research in Merry Olde England

    Posted by Rob Knies A scintillating portion of Microsoft Research Cambridge ’s Sept. 27 event supporting the 20th anniversary of Microsoft Research came during a late-afternoon panel discussion entitled Old World, NUI World: The Future of Digital Interaction. The panel included Shahram Izadi...
  • Blog Post: Doubloon Dash: A Quest for Understanding

    Posted by Rob Knies A few months ago, I got a chance to talk with Thore Graepel of Microsoft Research Cambridge about Project Waterloo , a Facebook game that is part of the Research Games project exploring behavioral game theory at a global scale. Now, Graepel and his teammates are at it again...
  • Blog Post: Machine Learning Achieves Humanitarian Ends

    Posted by Rob Knies In February 2012, in response to an initiative from the administration of U.S. President Obama to harness technology and innovation to encourage development for longtime scientific challenges such as health, food security, and climate change, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office...