The return of the store: reinventing the in-store shopping experience

The return of the store: reinventing the in-store shopping experience
By Rebecca Lambert | 29 April 2015

Armed with the latest technologies, retailers have the pulling power they need to attract customers into their stores and drive engagement

Armed with the latest technologies, retailers have the pulling power they need to attract customers into their stores

Microsoft stops producing Kinect for Windows v2 sensors

Microsoft stops producing Kinect for Windows v2 sensors
By Rebecca Lambert | 07 April 2015

Developers are now being encouraged to use the Kinect for Xbox One sensor and Kinect Adapter

Building the factories, offices, homes and cities of the future with IoT

Building the factories, offices, homes and cities of the future with IoT
By Rebecca Lambert | 02 April 2015

ICONICS will demonstrate cutting-edge IoT implementations at Hannover Messe

Windows Hello brings biometric authentication to Windows 10

Windows Hello brings biometric authentication to Windows 10
By Rebecca Lambert | 23 March 2015

New feature will allow users to log into their devices with facial, iris or fingerprint recognition

Microsoft unveils Windows SDK 2.0 for Kinect v2 sensors

Microsoft unveils Windows SDK 2.0 for Kinect v2 sensors
By Sean Dudley | 23 October 2014

For the first time, developers will be able to commercially deploy Kinect apps in the Windows Store

Microsoft to introduce Kinect motion control to Windows Phone, says report

Microsoft to introduce Kinect motion control to Windows Phone, says report
By Karen McCandless | 10 June 2014

Device codenamed 'McLaren' is expected to be first handset to incorporate new functionality when it is launched in autumn

Kinect for Windows v2 sensor now available for pre order

Kinect for Windows v2 sensor now available for pre order
By Karen McCandless | 06 June 2014

New features include increased depth-sensing capabilities, full 1080p video, improved skeletal tracking and enhanced infrared technology

Introducing Smart Banking: the future of banking

Introducing Smart Banking: the future of banking
By Anonym | 22 May 2014

Accenture, Avanade and Microsoft have pioneered an initiative that demonstrates how banks can implement modern technology for a more innovative experience for their customers. Amber Stokes reports

Accenture, Avanade and Microsoft have pioneered an initiative that can help banks improve the customer experience. Amber Stokes reports

Microsoft to sell its Xbox console without Kinect sensor

Microsoft to sell its Xbox console without Kinect sensor
By Karen McCandless | 14 May 2014

Standalone Xbox One console will be available worldwide from 9 June at a price of $US399 (£349)

Canadian firm develops Kinect-based solution for stroke rehabilitation

Canadian firm develops Kinect-based solution for stroke rehabilitation
By Sean Dudley | 23 January 2014

Jintronix software is designed to provide stroke victims with a smooth and successful recovery

Jintronix software is designed to provide stroke victims with a smooth and successful recovery

Technological innovation crucial for transformative learning, says Salcito

Technological innovation crucial for transformative learning, says Salcito
By Sean Dudley | 22 January 2014

Microsoft's worldwide VP of education reflects on first year of Innovative Schools World Tour

Microsoft's worldwide VP of education reflects on first year of Innovative Schools World Tour

NRF: Partners showcase Kinect-based solutions for customer engagement

NRF: Partners showcase Kinect-based solutions for customer engagement
By Rebecca Gibson | 16 January 2014

We highlight three innovative solutions on display at the National Retail Federation's Annual Convention and Expo 2014

We highlight three innovative solutions on display at the National Retail Federation's Annual Convention and Expo 2014

NASA uses Kinect gesture-recognition technology to control a robot arm

NASA uses Kinect gesture-recognition technology to control a robot arm
By Sean Dudley | 15 January 2014

Engineers at Jet Propulsion Laboratory aiming to enhance control of robots far from earth, such as the Mars rovers

Engineers at Jet Propulsion Laboratory aiming to enhance control of robots far from earth, such as the Mars rovers

Microsoft opens NUI research centre at the University of Melbourne

Microsoft opens NUI research centre at the University of Melbourne
By Rebecca Lambert | 05 December 2013

The University of Melbourne is teaming up with Microsoft to explore innovative social uses of natural user interface technologies

New Melbourne research centre will focus on the development of social interactive technologies

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