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Samsung shows off Youm flexible OLED, Exynos 5 Octa chip

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Today Samsung unveiled a new flexible OLED technology, dubbed Youm, during a second-day keynote at CES. To demonstrate the technology the company brought in Microsoft, which showed off a prototype Windows Phone device. Microsoft also presented video from a lab test, in which a display was projected onto an entire...
Samsung shows off Youm flexible OLED, Exynos 5 Octa chip

HP: Satisfying business owners' need for speed

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This post is brought to you by HP. As always, VentureBeat is adamant about maintaining editorial objectivity. Yes, the digital age has changed the way business works (thankfully, computers don’t take up an entire room anymore). But productivity is still king, and not everything can be shared electronically. No...
HP: Satisfying business owners' need for speed

Microsoft: Big possibilities for 'IllumiRoom' technology

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“Some companies talk about a reality distortion field — we’ve actually built one.” That is how Eric Rudder, Microsoft’s chief technical strategy officer, introduced the Redmond company’s IllumiRoom project at the Consumer Electronics Show this week, in the video above from the Samsung keynote. IllumiRoom is a research prototype...
Microsoft: Big possibilities for 'IllumiRoom' technology

Microsoft IllumiRoom turns entire room into video game

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Oh, man. The video above is the definition of cool. And it perhaps offers a little glimpse into the capabilities of the next Xbox. Microsoft Research has come out with a prototype designed to project images beyond your television and onto the walls of your living room. No longer...
Microsoft IllumiRoom turns entire room into video game

[Infographic] A Look Back at UNIVAC

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It was the first computer - ever - and it was turned on in March of 1951 for the U.S. Census Bureau. The UNIVAC, or Universal Automatic Computer, was big: an entire room, filled with more than 5,000 vacuum tubes and consuming 150 kW of power. It operated at a...
[Infographic] A Look Back at UNIVAC

Floored unveils 3D modeling for real estate in the form of an app

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So you’ve built something revolutionary. Great job. Here’s some bad news: That wasn’t the hard part. Now you have to find a way to make money off of it. Backward engineering a cool technological innovation into a lucrative business model is not always easy. Here’s one company doing just that....
Floored unveils 3D modeling for real estate in the form of an app

Xbox 360 wins holiday season in U.S., marks two straight years atop market

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The Xbox 360 is champ once again. Microsoft’s console was the best-selling console in the United States last month, marking 24 consecutive months atop the video game market. NPD research firm released its monthly December’s statistics and the Xbox 360 sold 1.4 million units last month. Even though that led...
Xbox 360 wins holiday season in U.S., marks two straight years atop market

Kinect Fusion, Microsoft's 3-D Modeling Technology, Is Coming To The Kinect For Windows SDK

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Kinect Fusion, the Microsoft Research project which uses the Kinect sensor to create 3D models of objects and environments, will be made available in the Kinect for Windows SDK, Microsoft announced today. No word yet on when exactly that integration will go live, however – Microsoft only confirmed it will...
Kinect Fusion, Microsoft's 3-D Modeling Technology, Is Coming To The Kinect For Windows SDK
Modern art, or wireless speaker? Meet HiddenRadio
NEC developing app-controlled, speaker-equipped light fitting

Claims of Apple Putting New Hires to Work on 'Fake' Projects Questioned, Found Unlikely

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Just over a year ago, a LinkedIn Q&A session with Inside Apple author Adam Lashinsky generated some attention for an exchange with a former Apple employee in the audience who reported that new Apple hires are sometimes placed on "fake" projects during a probationary period. The audience member's comment was...
Claims of Apple Putting New Hires to Work on 'Fake' Projects Questioned, Found Unlikely
Spun Bench uses unbroken strands of spun carbon fiber to fill a room, support your weight

Microsoft to exclusively stream LeBron James' animated series "The LeBrons"

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The effects of Microsoft’s new Xbox Entertainment Studios seem to already be coming through. After announcing the company’s plans to offer more exclusive Xbox content last week, Microsoft just inked a deal to stream the second season of NBA star LeBron James’ animated series “The LeBrons” on Xbox Live and...
Microsoft to exclusively stream LeBron James' animated series "The LeBrons"

How to design a positive or inspiring work space at home

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This post is brought to you by Citrix GoToMeeting With the U.S. Department of Labor reporting that almost a quarter of all employed persons have done “some or all of their work at home,” it shouldn’t come as a surprise that home working spaces are in high demand. Come...
How to design a positive or inspiring work space at home

Turning your room into a video game: Microsoft releases more details about IllumiRoom

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When we first heard about Microsoft’s IllumiRoom project that essentially turned living rooms into a viewing platform, it was pretty exciting to imagine the possibilities. Now, Microsoft has released more of its IllumiRoom research and it’s shaping up to be pretty bad-ass and potentially change the way we think of how video...
Turning your room into a video game: Microsoft releases more details about IllumiRoom
OpenArch Adds A "Digital Layer" To The Average Room

How to design a positive or inspiring work space at home

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With the U.S. Department of Labor reporting that almost a quarter of all employed persons have done “some or all of their work at home,” it shouldn’t come as a surprise that home working spaces are in high demand. Come to think of it, I can’t think of a single...
How to design a positive or inspiring work space at home
Pixar's Senior Scientist explains how math makes the movies and games we love
Rabbit Launches In Closed Beta, Bringing Pervasive Video Chat And Content Sharing To Mac Users

Home Decor E-Commerce Giant Wayfair Debuts Its Own Pinterest-Like Clipboard For Inspiration

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Wayfair is one of those e-commerce companies that hasn’t gotten large amounts of media attention, but has quietly been able to create a solid business around selling home goods and furniture online. Last year, the company, which was born from CSN Stores, raised $36 million in new funding and revealed that...
Home Decor E-Commerce Giant Wayfair Debuts Its Own Pinterest-Like Clipboard For Inspiration
Altia Systems makes video conferencing panoramic
The GamesBeat 'Naughty and Nice' alternative holiday gift guide for your geek

Microsoft envisions turning entire room into video game

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A newly surfaced Microsoft patent application provides a new glimpse of the company’s vision for the future of video games — an immersive system that combines a sensor like the Xbox Kinect with a projection system that extends the boundaries of the environment beyond the television monitor to the surrounding...
Microsoft envisions turning entire room into video game

Report: Microsoft in talks to sell MediaRoom IPTV unit to Ericsson

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Bloomberg is reporting this morning that Microsoft is in discussions with Ericsson to sell its IPTV service to the wireless network maker. Citing people with knowledge of the talks, Bloomberg reported that Microsoft wants to put its attention on delivering TV services through Xbox. MediaRoom, which powers AT&T’s U-Verse television service, allows companies...
Report: Microsoft in talks to sell MediaRoom IPTV unit to Ericsson
A Windows Phone app developer tells his story and other top posts of the week

Saying farewell to the iPhone; Bill Gates' reading list; and other top posts of the month

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It was another big month here at GeekWire. We unveiled our new GeekWire membership program, relaunched the popular GeekWire 200 startup list and hired superstar salesperson, Sarah Camp, as our Chief Sales Geek. As you can imagine, things were buzzing around our increasingly cramped Ballard offices. It was also a busy time on...
Saying farewell to the iPhone; Bill Gates' reading list; and other top posts of the month
INSIDE ZYNGA'S LAYOFFS: Employees Held A Boozy, Hoodie-Shredding Party After Being Told They Were Fired
Berlin artist weaves immersive 3D matrix out of UV light

Moving trash can catches your waste, annoys Larry Bird (video)

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Just when you thought developments in trash can technology hadn't moved too far since the trusted b-ball backboard accessory, a Japanese genius comes along to raise the bar. Modder FRP has created the Smart Trashbox, a moving can which uses a Kinect to track airborne garbage and make sure...
Moving trash can catches your waste, annoys Larry Bird (video)
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