Microsoft has announced significant expansions to its Azure Space ecosystem. Microsoft is adding SpaceEye, which lets users 'see' through clouds, and delivering AI-enhanced imagery to make satellite photos have as much detail and fidelity as traditional aerial photography.
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Sep 22, 2021 at 19:56
Today, at its Surface event, Microsoft announced the Surface Pro 8, Surface Laptop Studio and Surface Duo 2, all of which bring welcomed improvements to their respective predecessors.
Oct 15, 2020 at 16:47
The AI is already available to Azure customers and will be incorporated into multiple Microsoft consumer products later this year.
Sep 3, 2020 at 17:45
The tool was announced as part of Microsoft's effort to help prevent election interference in the form of digital manipulation.
Jun 2, 2020 at 20:54
The lawsuit seeks up to $150,000 per image, among other things, potentially amounting to $2.25 million in statutory damages.
Oct 3, 2018 at 18:42
Microsoft quietly unveiled the next generation of products in its Surface lineup, including the Surface Pro 6, Surface Laptop 2, and Surface Studio 2.
Aug 29, 2018 at 20:47
Combined with AI-powered image identification, all media in OneDrive will be fully searchable by text.
May 15, 2018 at 18:43
Microsoft's Surface Hub 2 is a massive collaborative touchscreen display that may or may not have any practical use for professional photographers... but it sure looks impressive nonetheless.
Feb 27, 2018 at 23:04
Made to work with the Cintiq Pro 24- and 32-inch models, the Cintiq Pro Engine module seamlessly plugs into the back of the pen display tablet and turns it into a powerful PC workstation with an Intel processor, NVIDIA graphics card, SSD, and up to 32GB RAM.
Feb 16, 2018 at 15:48
Microsoft has released a new "Ultimate Performance" mode for Windows 10 Pro for Workstations—a mode that throws all power management out the window (so to speak) in favor of the best possible performance it can pull from your hardware.
mobileFeb 16, 2018 at 14:35
Similar to Apple's AirDrop functionality, Microsoft's new Photos Companion app lets you send photos and videos from an Android or iOS smartphone to a PC via a WiFi network.
Nov 16, 2017 at 20:04
Advertising photographer Blair Bunting got his hands on the new Microsoft Surface Book 2, and it blew him away. Bye bye MacBook Pro...
Oct 17, 2017 at 16:24
The new Surface Book 2 laptops come with Intel's 8th generation quad-core processors and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 and 1060 GPUs. In other words: they pack a serious punch.
Aug 10, 2017 at 15:31
Consumer Reports has removed its coveted 'Recommended' label from Microsoft's Surface devices after a survey of over 90,000 Surface owners showed 25% ran into reliability issues like freezing and touchscreen issues.
Jun 1, 2017 at 08:00
Microsoft has become the latest company to show its hand in the race to gain the image quality benefits of curved sensors. Its Project Vermont has developed a method for bending conventionally made silicon sensors into more uniformly-curved shapes.
May 23, 2017 at 19:29
With a claimed 800 new custom parts, Microsoft's updated Surface Pro comes with the latest Kaby Lake processors, better battery life, a new hinge, plus the Surface Pen is updated as well.
May 12, 2017 at 07:01
The app provides a user-friendly way to mix photos and videos into movie clips with fun effects.
May 5, 2017 at 22:28
The 'Holographic Navigation Platform' is a mixed-reality platform for surgeons that uses Microsoft's HoloLens to project useful information during surgery.
Oct 26, 2016 at 22:01
Microsoft announced a new product class in the Surface Studio: a desktop all-in-one with touch/pen support. Its 28" 4.5K display with drafting table ergonomics will transform a desktop into a studio, while Windows 10 Creators Update hopes to democratize 3D and mixed reality. Read more
mobileAug 2, 2016 at 18:39
Juha Alakarhu is the latest Microsoft engineer to leave that company's mobile devision, returning to Nokia as it looks more and more likely that Microsoft will abandon its mobile hardware business. Read more
mobileJul 27, 2016 at 18:35
The Microsoft Pix app aims to out-do your stock iPhone app by analyzing captured image bursts for image quality and facial expressions, selecting and optimizing the best exposures. Read more
mobileOct 16, 2015 at 23:03
Juha Alakarhu, Director of cameras for phones at Microsoft, has written a blog post about the camera in the new Lumia 950 and 950XL devices.
mobileOct 6, 2015 at 19:09
Microsoft has announced the latest generation of its Surface Pro tablet.
mobileOct 6, 2015 at 19:06
Microsoft has announced the long-awaited successors to the Nokia Lumia 930 and 1520.
mobileAug 25, 2015 at 18:50
A Microsoft prototype app allows for the generation of 3D models using your smartphone.
mobileMar 31, 2015 at 19:17
Microsoft's new Surface Pro runs a full version of Windows 8.1, making it an alternative to conventional laptop PCs.
Feb 9, 2015 at 00:00
Microsoft's Research's Interactive Visual Media Group has announced the release of Image Composite Editor 2.0. The software's latest update, taking advantage of the company's Photosynth technology, can seamlessly stitch together 'gigapixel images', create panoramas from video, and automatically fill in areas of missing photographs. Read more
mobileFeb 2, 2015 at 23:18
Microsoft's OneDrive is getting a photo-centric update in order to compete with Dropbox and other cloud storage services.
mobileNov 14, 2014 at 20:21
Movie Creator by Microsoft is a new video editing option on the Windows Phone platform.
Oct 28, 2014 at 05:17
Microsoft has announced that all users subscribed to Office 365 will begin to see their OneDrive cloud storage upgraded to unlimited space for no additional cost. The new change will begin rolling out over the next few months to subscribers of the Home, Personal, and University editions. Read more
mobileSep 4, 2014 at 16:37
Nokia's Lumia 830 comes with optical image stabilization and a range of innovative camera modes.
Aug 12, 2014 at 06:59
Microsoft's Research division in Redmond, Washington has published material detailing a method for turning shaky first-person camera footage into a stabilized hyperlapse video. The algorithm they've developed uses a 3-step process to produce exceptionally stable videos that play back in a single fluid camera sweep. Researchers state that they are woking on bringing this technology to a Windows app, though no release date is given. Learn more
mobileJul 15, 2014 at 18:47
Microsoft claims its Project Adam will be more accurate and faster at image recognition than current systems.
mobileMay 23, 2014 at 22:27
The "Lumia Arc of Wonder" combines 50 Nokia Lumia 1020s to create a "bullet effect".
mobileMay 20, 2014 at 21:12
Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 offers the computing power of a PC in the shape of a tablet.
mobileApr 21, 2014 at 21:59
A leaked letter supposedly reveals that the Nokia Services and Devices division will be renamed to 'Microsoft Mobile'.
mobileSep 7, 2013 at 11:46
Microsoft has bought the best bits of Nokia: What can we expect from this intriguing mashup?
mobileAug 2, 2013 at 14:06
Microsoft's SkyDrive has been upping its game in the photo department to better compete with other cloud storage options — but they still have a ways to go on mobile.
mobileJun 26, 2013 at 23:49
Microsoft's developer conference under way in San Francisco.
mobileJun 19, 2013 at 23:33
Now you can create and share GIF-like animations with Blink 2.0.
Jun 12, 2013 at 17:43
Microsoft has announced a Raw compatibility update for Windows Vista, 7 and 8, adding support for 22 cameras. This includes the previous generation of Canon Rebel cameras, along with the Pentax K-01, Sony RX100 and the Fujifilm X10. It also adds support for the Canon EOS 6D and Nikon D600, along with 'richer' support for images shot in AdobeRGB.
mobileMay 14, 2013 at 12:38
We round up the best "lenses" for taking photos on a Windows 8 mobile device.
mobileFeb 22, 2013 at 18:48
Move is the latest instance of Microsoft pursuing makers of Android devices.
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