Microsoft Surface represents a new trend to come with the way we all interact with digital content. With Surface you can easily grab data with your hands and move information between objects with simple gestures and touches of the screens surface. Surface features a 30 inch tabletop display which allows for multiple users to work independently or simultaneously together without using a mouse or keyboard. Mandy has a great video on her blog of Microsoft Surface in action and the most interesting feature I saw was the ability to easily extract information for a mobile deviceÂ to another mobile or share it online with just a touch of the screen. Of course a bigger 60 or 70 inch would be make it easier to use with multiple users. No word on the cost but is it set to be released in Winter of 2007
Windows Live Search for Mobile is here!! The beta version of Windows Live Search for Mobile has just been released for an open beta. If you get a chance on your mobile go ahead and try a search or two and see how i tlooks.
Do you think you’ve got what it takes to educate developers, device makers, business & marketing decision makers and IT Professionals on delivering compelling devices, experiences, and cool applications? Well, Microsofts Mobile and Embedded Developer Conference might be your chance to prove it. We’re looking for experienced conference presenters who have built and deployed mobile devices and applications to come and share their best practices and tips and tricks at MEDC 2007. For a look at last years event, visit http://www.medc2006.com/.
The MEDC 2007 US Event is scheduled for April 30-May 3 at the Venetian in Las Vegas, and will then hit the road for 8 more countries worldwide throughout May and June.
The Microsoft MEDC team invites you to submit proposals to speak in the conference breakout sessions. MEDC is one of Microsoft’s most important annual technical training events, and our speaker selection process is extremely rigorous to ensure that attendees experience outstanding quality technical training. Successful proposals will be technical presentations that target best practices and tips & tricks, delivered by experts with significant and highly-rated speaking experience. The number of sessions with external speakers will be limited to 30% of the total number of sessions.
MSN Mobile offers the user the ability to have all the MSN services used via a mobile device that runs Windows software some of the services include MSN Hotmail for all of those who use this service MSN Messenger MSN Messenger is available on your mobile device when you’re out and about. Stay in touch with the people that are most important to you. With MSN Messenger on your mobile, you can Send and receive instant messages from your mobile device View your contact list and see who’s online Get involved in group chats MSN Mobile Web has all the MSN trusted sites and you can recieve weather updates check out the latest scores follow your stocks and much more MSN Alerts also runs on your mobile device and will send you alerts around whatever keyword or phrases you select.And for those looking to keep up with the Mobile technoology be sure to read the MSN Tech and Gadgets
Microsoft and Sprint today announced November 16th 2006 a strategic alliance through which the companies will develop and deliver a wide range of innovative new service offerings for Sprints business and consumer customers. The first consumer offering between these two enables Sprint customers to use Windows Live Search for mobile on their wireless phones to conveniently search location-based content from the Internet, such as nearby stores and restaurants, as well as Sprint’s catalog of ring tones , games, screen savers and related services.