Bloomberg har intervju med Peter Lee, leder for Microsoft Research

Han snakker mye om maskinlæring og Artificial Intelligence, som er et av de største satsingsområdene om dagen: http://www.bloomberg.com/video/meet-microsoft-s-virtual-personal-assistant-ClOLomjTTSKUEsXEz3GxUQ.html

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Microsoft's Kinect for Windows could help stroke victims

http://www.neowin.net/news/microsofts-kinect-for-windows-could-help-stroke-victims This week, UK-based Nottingham Trent University announced that it has received a £347,000 grant from the National Institute for Health Research Invention for Innovation for use in a prototype project that will involve Kinect. Specifically, the 18 month project will use the Kinect hardware and software to help stroke victims recover from facial paralysis.

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Microsoft Researchers Developing Wrist-Worn Sensors That Track Finger Movements

http://singularityhub.com/2013/01/11/microsoft-researchers-developing-wrist-worn-sensors-that-track-finger-movements/ Microsoft developers in the UK working with researchers from Newcastle University have recently announced an intriguing project: a wrist strap sensor that tracks finger motions in real time. Appropriately called Digits, the wireless system allows wearers to control computers remotely by recognition of individual finger movement and orientation using an infrared camera and an inertial…

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