Microsoft on technology for social engagement
Casualgaming.biz: Game development has always been about interaction design.
Microsoft Research in Cambridge are conducting research on how our social relationships are being affected by the technology we use. And their findings could be beneficial for all sectors of the gaming market.
We contacted senior interaction designer Richard Banks to hear his perspective on how Kinect and Window Phone 7 are changing interface design, lessons to learn from social networks and the effects of multitasking…Microsoft, Microsoft Research, Social