Sessions

The Microsoft Band

The Microsoft Band

1 year ago
Want create site? Find Free WordPress Themes and plugins.We take a look at coding for the Microsoft Band V2. Small device, small show, right? No. It’s an EPIC. We dug into coding for the Microsoft Band and it turned out to be the biggest show that we’ve made to date. There’s a lot in there […]
Sensors

Sensors

1 year ago
Want create site? Find Free WordPress Themes and plugins.Summer time is Sensor time! We’re back with another show around more natural interactions and more personal computing using device and cloud technology and this time we’re looking at some sensors. In this show, we’ll do some work with location and we’ll look at some other sensors […]
Hey Cortana

Hey Cortana

1 year ago
Want create site? Find Free WordPress Themes and plugins.Hey Cortana! We’re back with another show around more natural interactions and more personal computing using device and cloud technology and this time we’re looking at Cortana. In this show we add Cortana into a home automation scenario where we’re controlling lighting using Windows on PC and […]
Pen and Ink

Pen and Ink

1 year ago
Want create site? Find Free WordPress Themes and plugins.They said it couldn’t be done 😉 but we’re back with another episode of ‘Context’ where this time we’re looking at digital ink and digitised pens. Inking has long been a focus of Microsoft and the modern platform built around DirectInk and the InkCanvas control provides a great experience […]
Hands

Hands

1 year ago
Want create site? Find Free WordPress Themes and plugins.In this episode of ‘Context’, we take a look at working with hands starting with some simple ideas around using pointers for touch, mouse, pen and then branching off into the 3D plane with cameras like the Kinect for Windows V2 and Intel’s RealSense F200 camera. Here’s […]

Faces

2 years ago
Want create site? Find Free WordPress Themes and plugins.In this episode of ‘Context’, we take a look at facial technologies and how we can make use of face detection and recognition in modern, Universal Windows Apps and also how we can use some of the additional Microsoft Cognitive Services for other functionality and cross-platform work. […]

Speech

2 years ago
Want create site? Find Free WordPress Themes and plugins. In this first episode of 'Context', we take a look at speech technologies, looking at how we can make use of speech in modern, Universal Windows Apps but also how we can use some of the additional Microsoft Cognitive Services for cross-platform work and beyond. Here's […]