Monthly Archives: April 2011

Microsoft Release Internet Explorer 10 Platform Preview

Microsoft Internet Explorer 10 Platform Preview Navigating Webpages Select Open from the Page menu or type Ctrl+O. The Open Web Page dialog box will always show the URL of the current page. Enter the Internet address (URL) of the Web … Continue reading

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Microsoft Research Releases Visual.ly – Turns Large Data Sets into Infographics

Microsoft Research’s Visual.ly allows you to visualize large amounts of data as “ideas” – these visualizations can then become a shared inforgraphics.  Perfect for the age of big data! Sign-up for early beta! –> Visual.ly

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Microsoft Releases TouchStudio Scripting Language for Windows Phone 7

  TouchStudio – Script your phone! Write code for your phone, on your phone! TouchStudio is radically new software development environment on the Windows Phone, bringing the excitement of the first programmable personal computers to the phone. The way in which … Continue reading

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Microsoft Releases Fuzzy Lookup Add-In for Excel 2010

Microsoft Research Lab’s Fuzzy Lookup Add-In for Excel performs fuzzy matching of textual data in Microsoft Excel. It can be used to identify fuzzy duplicate rows within a single table or to fuzzy join similar rows between two different tables. … Continue reading

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Add Windows 8’s Adaptive Aero Colorization to Windows 7

Microsoft’s CodePlex’s Aura project adds the Windows 8 Aero feature to automatically adapt itself to match your current wallpaper image. Download –> Aura Thanks DownloadSquad!

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Microsoft Upgrades Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows 7 with SP1

Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows 7 with SP1 enables IT administrators to manage roles and features that are installed on computers that are running Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, or Windows Server 2003, from a remote computer … Continue reading

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Microsoft Research Upgrades (Panoramic) Image Composite Editor

Microsoft Image Composite Editor is an advanced panoramic image stitcher. Given a set of overlapping photographs of a scene shot from a single camera location, the application creates a high-resolution panorama that seamlessly combines the original images. The stitched panorama … Continue reading

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