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Microsoft’s DreamWalker VR turns your everyday commute into a completely various one

Microsoft’s DreamWalker VR turns your everyday commute into a completely various...

Enlarge / A user traverses a park while wearing a DreamWalker kit. Researchers at Microsoft have developed new VR technologies that they claim allow users to remain fully immersed in a virtual world even while traversing public places in the real world on foot. Microsoft describes the project, titled DreamWalker, as "a method for allowing…
Job Xcloud sneak peek acts as a satisfactory, portable Xbox One

Job Xcloud sneak peek acts as a satisfactory, portable Xbox One

Remember the old Xbox "Jump In" ad campaign? Apparently it's back. This loading screen was up for about 60 seconds before the start of a new game. Yup, that's me. Microsoft wants to know what you think after every stream during the preview. How about I just write a longform impressions article rather than using…
Microsoft is releasing an ambient voice assistant job with Subtlety

Microsoft is releasing an ambient voice assistant job with Subtlety

Microsoft and Massachusetts-based conversational AI firm Nuance are working together to accelerate the delivery of ambient clinical intelligence (ACI) — a suite of tech solutions that gather information from patient-clinician conversations, which is input directly into electronic health records (EHRs). Business Insider Intelligence Nuance's tech portfolio includes Dragon, one of the first commercially available voice recognition…
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella made $429 million in its last — up 65% from the year prior to (MSFT)

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella made $429 million in its last —...

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's pay during the company's most recent fiscal year is up 65 percent to $42.9 million. A big part of Nadella's higher compensation includes stock awards related to Microsoft's increasing market cap. Nadella made 249 times more than the company's median employee in fiscal year 2019. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more…
Microsoft presents a public sneak peek of Task xCloud

Microsoft presents a public sneak peek of Task xCloud

Microsoft is sending out invites to users who sign up for the Project xCloud preview. After months of waiting, Microsoft‘s entry in the cloud gaming race is ready to show itself — albeit to a group of users in specific test regions. Those invited to partake of the preview will be able to play a…
Microsoft states Iranian hackers attempted to hack a United States governmental project

Microsoft states Iranian hackers attempted to hack a United States governmental...

Hackers backed by the Iranian government recently tried to hack email accounts used by the campaign of a US presidential candidate, a Microsoft official said on Friday. The “Phosphorous” hackers, as Microsoft has named the group, targeted the unidentified campaign by attempting to access email accounts campaign staff received through Microsoft cloud services. Rather than…
I, an Apple fan, do not understand how to feel about Microsoft’s brand-new Surface area gadgets

I, an Apple fan, do not understand how to feel about...

My Apple fandom might be on the wane, but I still love Apple gear. Hell, my main phone, work laptop, home computer, and primary media player are all made by the Cupertino-based company. I’m enveloped by Apple. While I grew up using Windows devices, I entered the Apple ecosystem at a time everything they made…
Hands-on with Microsoft’s barrage of brand-new Surface area gadgets

Hands-on with Microsoft’s barrage of brand-new Surface area gadgets

Enlarge / That charging case uses USB-C. Jeff Dunn Microsoft on Wednesday unveiled a slew of laptops and tablets for its Surface line of Windows computers and related accessories. The announcements include the Surface Pro 7, the latest iteration of the company's popular line of 2-in-1 tablets; the Surface Laptop 3, a refresh of its…
Microsoft wishes to make its cloud the platform ‘for each work in the world,’ and one method it’s doing that is assisting start-ups win larger clients (MSFT)

Microsoft wishes to make its cloud the platform ‘for each work...

Microsoft launched a program called Microsoft for Startups in February 2018 to teach startups how to sell to larger customers and give them access to Microsoft's customer base. Microsoft sees helping startups as an investment because they can become partners in the future, and startups are also using Microsoft's cloud, Microsoft Azure. Microsoft is also…
Microsoft simply created an essential alliance with the Swiss pharma giant Novartis to win a larger piece of an $11 billion market

Microsoft simply created an essential alliance with the Swiss pharma giant...

It all came down to a demonstration in a bar in Basel. Microsoft and Novartis on Tuesday announced a five-year agreement for the Switzerland-based pharmaceutical giant to use Microsoft's cloud services and artificial-intelligence tools. It's the latest big contract for Microsoft, which has been pursuing deals with large players across the healthcare industry. The two…
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