Why is that dude holding Oscar from Sesame Street? Well it turns out you don't get a real Oscar if you win a Technical Achievement Oscar from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences - so John Platt's friend gave him the Sesame Street character in its place. I went to talk to John about Machine Learning and found out a whole lot more.
I'm starting to see Microsoft Tag show up in many more places...and have some ideas for where I'd really like it to show up. Last week, USA Today announced they'll be featuring at least one Tag in every print section providing readers with access to videos and online content and it showed up my apartment block. This week, Sports Illustrated's Swimsuit edition arrives with Microsoft Tag content.
Microsoft and Nokia announced a broad strategic partnership last night that will see Windows Phone 7 running on Nokia handsets....and a ton of other collaboration.
Own a Mac and a Windows Phone 7 (or Zune HD)? Windows Phone 7 Connector is now available in the Mac App Store to sync your device(s).
A quick update on announcements from Steve Ballmer's keynote at Mobile World Congress