Microsoft acquires deep learning company Maluuba, AI pioneer Yoshua Bengio to join in advisory role.
In conjunction with SMB Zones, Microsoft Stores implemented Accelerate Your Business program. Researchers find Kinect sensors are a promising, low-cost alternative to study neck posture.
AS·PHYX·I·A —Wired throughout the body, trapped in a dancing mind. A film crated using Microsoft's Kinect sensor.
Bill Gates talks about possible re-emergence of Microsoft Bob at Microsoft Research Faculty Summit. Microsoft shows its hardware 'tortures chamber'; Kinect connects sign-language users with computers.
Build 2013: New generation Kinect for Windows sensor--as well as a new Software Development Kit (SDK) announced.
Microsoft launches "smart, sleek and quiet" Xbox 360 console. Offer free 360 game downloads for Xbox LIVE Gold subscribers.
Xbox One, an all-in-one entertainment system revealed. "More than 1 billion gamers worldwide", Xbox's chief of staff shares the latest on gaming industry's growth. New Kinect for Windows Sensor and SDK coming next year.
Bing Business Portal rebrands as Bing Places for Business. Bing Offers lets you discover local deals from across the web in one place--launches in U.S. Visual Studio Tools for Git, Enterprise Library 6.0 available.
Siemens uses Kinect for Windows to improve nuclear plant employee safety. Free Xbox LIVE Gold subscription this Weekend for US, Canada Latin America and Japan. Xbox 360 remains the No. 1 selling console in the U.S. in March again.
Kinect for Windows SDK 1.7 with Kinect Fusion, Kinect Interactions, OpenCV, MATLAB code samples and more--as well as Fast and fluid MSN for iOS, Android arrives. New 'Build For Both' videos helps building Windows 8, Phone 8 apps.