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Nov 15th, 2018, by in How-To

Microsoft has released a set of guidelines to help developers build “responsible” digital assistants. Adoption of conversational interfaces is growing amid rapid improvements in the underlying technologies. However, consideration of the ethical concerns is moving at a slower pace. Microsoft said the guidelines are intended to remind developers that their products may be used in […]

Oct 29th, 2018, by in Latest news

A new Microsoft Research paper published earlier this month reveals that Microsoft has been exploring mobile controllers that can be attached to smartphones and tablets.

Oct 29th, 2018, by in Latest news

Microsoft has built a flip cover prototype with a built-in e-ink display that can be used to extend Windows Phone apps.

Sep 6th, 2018, by in Latest news

Available for Telugu, Tamil, and Gujarati, this is the largest publicly available Indian language speech dataset and includes audio and corresponding transcripts.

Feb 25th, 2018, by in Latest news

Microsoft news recap is a weekly feature highlighting the top Microsoft news stories of the past week. Sit back, grab some coffee, and enjoy the read! Microsoft’s iOS OneDrive app updates with enhanced security iOS users of Microsoft’s OneDrive app have received a new update that brings enhanced security features. Multi-factor authentication is now available […]

Jan 24th, 2018, by in Latest news

The Redmond giant unveiled a major expansion of its Montreal research center today, with the appointment of a new research director.

Jan 21st, 2018, by in Latest news

Microsoft news recap is a weekly feature highlighting the top Microsoft news stories of the past week. Sit back, grab some coffee, and enjoy the read! Microsoft Research created a bot that can draw anything you want Microsoft’s Research division has developed a bot that can draw anything that’s asked of it. From caption-like descriptions, […]

Jan 18th, 2018, by in Latest news

Microsoft Research is at it again. Microsoft Research has created a bot that will draw anything you want. While the thought of a bot drawing anything you want sounds great for those that have trouble drawing stick figures, it can be harder to teach AI to do something that comes naturally for some humans. Microsoft […]

Dec 4th, 2017, by in Latest news

Microsoft’s latest podcast will be dedicated to the 1,200 researchers currently working on artificial intelligence, quantum computing and more.

Nov 27th, 2017, by in Latest news

Microsoft Learn Chinese is an AI-powered iPhone app that can help you practice pronunciation, vocabulary and grammar anytime, anywhere.

Sep 8th, 2017, by in Latest news

The Microsoft Research Team is encouraging outstanding students to apply to their 2018 two year PhD fellowship program.

Jul 15th, 2017, by in Latest news

Microsoft Research has made an all-new app, Path Guide, available to Android users, allowing them to navigate indoors.

Jul 12th, 2017, by in Latest news

You can now download Seeing AI, a Microsoft app that describes the world for the visually impaired.

Jun 30th, 2017, by in Latest news

Microsoft has had a jam-packed two months teeming full of announcements, conferences, and hardware unveilings. Between the beginning of May until the last couple of weeks, the Microsoft news cycle has been a whirlwind of information, at times, hard to keep up with which is why news of thumb + pen interaction testing may have […]

Jun 14th, 2017, by in Latest news

Maluuba, a Microsoft company, used the classic 1980’s version of Ms. Pac-Man, to teach AI how to not only play the game, but win with the highest score.

May 24th, 2017, by in Latest news

A “Path Guide” app has been spotted in the Google Play Store, aimed at letting you use your smartphone to navigate indoor locations.

May 22nd, 2017, by in Latest news

Researchers at Microsoft Research recently revealed how they plan to create near-eye displays for virtual and mixed reality.

May 6th, 2017, by in Latest news

Microsoft Research has shown off its research into how a thumb and a pen can be used to interact with Windows 10 tablets.

May 5th, 2017, by in Latest news

Chris Bishop, director of Microsoft Research Cambridge is one of the 50 distinguished sciencists that have just been elected to Britain’s Royal Society.

May 5th, 2017, by in Latest news

Project Catapult, a longtime research initiative on field programmable gate arrays (FPGA) won GeekWire’s “Innovation of the Year” award yesterday

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