Microsoft’s top researchers share their expectations for the future
by Sean Chan
As 2016 is almost coming to an end, Microsoft is getting ready for the holidays and ramping up for 2017. In a blog post today, the company’s top researchers shared their personal expectations from the future — between ...
Microsoft Research announces MSR Alumni Network on LinkedIn
As part of the 25th Anniversary of Microsoft Research, Microsoft yesterday launched the Microsoft Research Alumni Network on LinkedIn. The group is dedicated to connecting the thousands of past MSR employees, postdoctoral research...
Microsoft Research Special Projects Group Looking to Take On Google X
Google X is a well known research group within Google that works on special projects directly overseen by co-founder Sergey Brin. Two popular projects include Google Glass and the Google driverless car. A new report claims Microso...
Microsoft Researcher Leslie Lamport Selected as 2013 Turing Award Winner (Video)
Leslie Lamport of Microsoft Research is rewarded for his outstanding contributions to computer science with the 2013 ACM A.M. Turing Award. Lamport is well known to computer scientists around the world for his foundational wor...
Microsoft Research Releases Socl App For Windows Phone 8 Devices
If you are not aware of Microsoft’s own social network called Socl, here is the description from Microsoft. Socl offers a set of simple, fun “create experiences” that make it even easier to express and share ideas with p...