Microsoft Research TechFest – March 6-7 – Online Resources

As you are probably aware, Microsoft Research has a TechFest each year on our Redmond Campus.  The TechFest site has a plethora of information on the activities taking place this year.  You won’t get to see and hear about everything.  Some stuff is obviously secret.  But we are sharing some pretty cool stuff.  When you…

La Ferrari 2013

Can someone lend me a few mill?

Inside the Microsoft Envisioning Center

Back in the early days of Microsoft, our mission was to put a PC on every desk and in every home — an ambitious goal for the time. Behind that was the conviction that computer technology had the innate capacity to enrich peoples’ lives. The trick was applying it in a way that made sense,…

How many of these do you have?

Engadget just released the results of the Readers Choice Awards for 2012 at  As you can see, the Microsoft Surface RT won Tablet of the Year.  Kudos to the Surface team.  Nicely done! You’ll also notice Nokia nailed the Smartphone of the Year award for the Lumia 920.  Sweet! I’d like a Mars Rover…


Robots Rock and Roll

This brought a smile to my day.

Anyone get a hovercraft for Christmas?

See for more information and the cool gallery.  I’d like a red one.


Have you been naughty or nice?

Merry Christmas!  Hope everyone has a great holiday!  See you next year.