Touchtech introduces Lima for Samsung SUR40, Windows 8, and Windows 7 multitouch PCs

Touchtech introduces Touchtech Lima, a premium multitouch application that enables anyone to create and present premium interactive presentations using existing pictures, videos and documents. Touchtech Lima is designed for horizontal and vertical interactive displays, like the Samsung SUR40 with Microsoft PixelSense, and will run on any Windows 7 or Windows 8 PC that supports at…


Property Sense for the SUR40 makes debut in the United Kingdom

Microsoft PixelSense Development Partner, Solatys, introduces Property Sense, an application that provides a unique approach to property searching for customers visiting real estate agencies. This new app for the Samsung SUR40 with Microsoft PixelSense enables more informed buyers and more property viewings, creating a dynamic and engaging experience. “The immediate reaction we’ve got at the moment…


DBS and Microsoft partner using Samsung SUR40 to boost customer service

ZDNet reports that Singapore bank DBS is deploying Samsung SUR40 with Microsoft PixelSense to enhance customer interactivity and efficiency. Koh Cheng Hwee, Senior Vice President for DBS Bank’s consumer banking group, said [DBS] hopes to bring more interactivity to its customers’ banking experience with the interactive platform. The bank has deployed five such systems at its Remix Bank Branch…


Build-A-Bear Workshop newly imagined with Samsung SUR40

Build-A-Bear Workshop opens its first newly designed store at West County Center in St. Louis. The store is one of six that the company will open this year in select markets across the United States. The new store concept uses the Samsung SUR40 with Microsoft PixelSense to enhance the hands-on bear making process and enable new interactive features that are…


Turner Broadcasting uses GLOBALedit on SUR40 to restore personal touch

Industrial Color Software and Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. are partnering to bring the GLOBALedit LightTable application to the Samsung SUR40 with Microsoft PixelSense. The GLOBALedit LightTable is a leading enterprise application with a 360° user interface designed specifically for several people to share at the same time. The application for SUR40 was created in association with developer Sevensteps. LightTable enables people to connect in…


New nsquared games bring more fun to SUR40

New games from nsquared solutions bring five new games to the Samsung SUR40 with Microsoft PixelSense. The games pack is available now and includes nsquared spacelanes, minesweeper, treasure hunter, jigsaw, and 21. [View:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GiZIgEMpbx4&hd=1]     nsquare spacelanes Spacelanes is a fast paced action game for one or more players. Quickly guide your starships to their…


Partners introduce Swissôtel and MagicLens apps to entertain and inform

Partners showed off their applications on the Samsung SUR40 with Microsoft PixelSense during the 2012 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC) in Toronto. Felipe Gallegos from AFTER-MOUSE.COM showed the Swissôtel hospitality application. [View:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XRU3ZD8Z1rU&hd=1] Jason Hartman from Teknikos showed MagicLens, GreenLit, and Viewbook to engage customers with custom content. Thanks to Felipe, Jason, and all our partners for joining us at WPC 2012….


Garage: Photos App sample and controls

The Garage is back to share the Photos App — a sample application with reusable sample controls for use with the Microsoft Surface 2.0 Software Development Kit (SDK), It’s more goodness for the Microsoft PixelSense community. This seemingly straightforward application packs some important design and engineering innovations that make it easy for people to walk right up to…


Johanna Rowe: Designing a Microsoft Surface 2.0 application

Our thanks and appreciation to Johanna Rowe, designer and Surface MVP, for sharing the following guest blog in French and English: Over the last few years developers have started working with professionals from several new fields of activity. These include ergonomists, graphics professionals and much more recently, “design” specialists, coming from industrial environments. Such design professionals are…


Johanna Rowe: Design d’une application sur Microsoft Surface 2.0

Our thanks and appreciation to Johanna Rowe, designer and Surface MVP, for sharing the following guest blog in French and English: Depuis quelques années, de nouveaux métiers commencent à travailler avec les développeurs. Des ergonomes, des graphistes et plus récemment : des designers venus du monde l’industrie. Ces designers sont souvent spécialisés dans le design d’interactions et…