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  • Blog Post: WindUp: Researching Patterns of Content Creation and Exchange

    Tweet Posted by Richard Harper Given erroneous press reports about our research, as the lead for a Microsoft Research project called WindUp , I want to clarify our project’s objectives. We released WindUp into the Windows Phone Store last week as part of our ongoing research...
  • Blog Post: Office Remote: Getting Better and Better

    Tweet Posted by Rob Knies In November , Microsoft announced the availability for download of Office Remote , the product of collaboration between Microsoft Research and the Microsoft Office engineering team that enables a number of useful features for those delivering business...
  • Blog Post: Research Contributions to Build 2013

    Tweet Posted by Rob Knies The launch of Windows 8 late last year provided developers with new opportunities to construct paradigm-shifting apps that can stand out in a busy application ecosystem via their ability to capitalize on touchscreen technologies. Such an evolution doesn’t...
  • Blog Post: Advance Your Presentation with Your Phone

    Tweet Posted by Rob Knies Making a business presentation can be daunting. Interaction with the audience might require you to change the flow of your presentation by jumping to a different section in your PowerPoint presentation. Or you might want to show supporting evidence in...
  • Blog Post: TouchDevelop Now Available as Web App

    Posted by Rob Knies If you’re a software developer—or if you follow the work of software developers—you’ve probably heard of TouchDevelop , a Microsoft Research app that enables you to write code for your phone using scripts on your phone. Its ability to bring the excitement...