Surface Garage: ModeSelector sample control

From the Surface Garage Surface Garage is a community of Microsoft employees that are passionate about Microsoft Surface, Samsung SUR40, computer vision, and natural user interface (NUI) technologies. Last year TechCrunch reporter Devin Coldewey visited the Surface Garage wrote a great article that gives a little more background on the group: “Microsoft’s Surface Garage: A Cross-Department Development Team, With Pizza And Beer.” One of the group’s goals is…


Samsung and Microsoft bring Samsung SUR40 to Southeast Asia

The Samsung SUR40 for Microsoft® Surface® is available in Southeast Asia for first time. This Samsung-Microsoft collaboration is now offered through Samsung channel and reseller partners in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand. The SUR40 enables people to communicate, collaborate and connect using touch and everyday objects. With PixelSense™ technology the thin 40 inch display can “see” and recognize fingers, hands…


Mazda and Microsoft imagine the dealership of tomorrow

This post is adapted from an original French article by Benoit Landon of Gizmodo.fr – 28 March 2012 Mazda and Microsoft recently held an event showcasing the new Mazda CX-5 crossover vehicle. The two companies used the opportunity to discuss their partnership and envision how products like Samsung SUR40 for Microsoft Surface, Kinect for Windows, and…