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December 21, 2015
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“Tele-Handshake” zwischen ISS und Erde

Eine einfache Geste der Begrüßung und doch außergewöhnlich: Händeschütteln zwischen einem Astronauten auf der Internationalen Raumstation ISS und Wissenschaftlern am Deutschen Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR). Die Interaktion erfolgte mittels des humanoiden DLR-Roboters SpaceJustin, der sich in Oberpfaffenhofen befindet … Continue reading

May 21, 2013
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Microsoft unveils Xbox One: the ultimate all-in-one home entertainment system

Blockbuster titles, Steven Spielberg-produced Halo TV series, and exclusive agreements with the NFL transform games, TV and entertainment for the 21st century living room. REDMOND, Wash. — May 21, 2013 — A new vision for the future comes to life … Continue reading

January 8, 2013
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Within ‘Habitable Zone,’ More Planets than We Knew

The number of known places in our galaxy theoretically hospitable to life may be significantly greater than previously thought, according to new research. Researchers with Planet Hunters are reporting the discovery of a Jupiter-sized planet in the so-called “habitable zone” … Continue reading

November 8, 2012
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Virtual Reality Could Help People Lose Weight, Fight Prejudice, Says MU Researcher

Study found that online presence can positively affect physical health and well-being COLUMBIA, Mo. — Internet-based interactive games and social media outlets have become intertwined with the physical realities of millions of people around the world. When an individual strongly … Continue reading

November 16, 2011
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Xtranormal: Movie-Making for Everyone

*Microsoft BizSpark One startup aims to make animated movies as easy as typing.* REDMOND, Wash. — Xtranormal’s tagline, “If you can type, you can make movies,” describes both the company’s mission and how to use its text-to-speech system to create … Continue reading

October 16, 2011
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Of Avatars and Virtual Meetings

Craig Mundie, Microsoft’s chief research and strategy officer, brought news of Microsoft’s plans to merge the physical world with the digital word during an Oct. 6 lecture at the University of Toronto. “The computer is being endowed with more and … Continue reading

May 27, 2010
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The Virtual Future of Printed Media

Today is not the best time for printed press. It becomes obvious already that printed newspapers and magazines do not win the fight with online media.   However, the traditional media will not disappear.