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  • Blog Post: Microsoft Research India: Year in Review

    Posted by P. Anandan, managing director of Microsoft Research India The latest in a series of posts from the directors of Microsoft Research’s labs worldwide, this one from P. Anandan of Microsoft Research India . Another exciting, eventful, and successful year comes to an end. Perhaps...
  • Blog Post: Kati London of FUSE: Playful and Surprising

    Posted by Rob Knies Many people talk to their plants. But what if those plants were able to talk back? That’s the premise behind Botanicalls , a project to enable communications between plants and people. A sensor network provides the flora the ability to call and text people to request assistance...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Research India: 2012 in Review

    Posted by P. Anandan, managing director of Microsoft Research India At Microsoft Research India , 2012 began the same way all years do—with our annual Technical Advisory Board meeting and TechVista , which this time was in the lovely city of Kolkata at the Science City , a perfect place for...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Research Cambridge: Year in Review

    Posted by Andrew Blake, managing director of Microsoft Research Cambridge The latest in a series of posts from the directors of Microsoft Research’s labs worldwide, this one from Andrew Blake from Microsoft Research Cambridge . It’s been quite a year, not least because it was my first...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Researchers Take Center Stage During EmTech 2013

    Tweet Posted by Rob Knies EmTech 2013 , billed as The Conference on the Emerging Technologies That Matter, will be held in Cambridge, Mass., Oct. 9-11 at the MIT Media Lab. The annual event, in its seventh year, represents a convergence of technology, business, and culture, and...
  • Blog Post: Urban-Computing Work Nets Zheng TR35 Accolade

    Tweet Posted by Rob Knies Location, location, location. Yu Zheng , lead researcher at Microsoft Research Asia , is all about location-based services. Now, his research into urban computing has led him into a pretty exclusive neighborhood. On Aug. 21, Zheng was named to MIT Technology...
  • Blog Post: Passion, Innovation Prompt Researcher’s TR35 Recognition

    Posted by Rob Knies Saikat Guha is nothing if not passionate about his research, and the goal of his current work can be stated in two words: better ads . “I am building experimental systems,” states Guha, a researcher in the Mobility, Networks, and Systems group at Microsoft Research...