In Seattle, at the company's Build conference, the company is opening up new APIs and tying deeper into SharePoint as well.
Kinect was the coolest gadget Microsoft made that no one actually used, but now the company is bringing it back with an all new focus: AI and the cloud. A new Speech Devices SDK will provide improved audio processing for higher accuracy in speech recognition, while updates to Azure Cognitive Services will bring enhanced speech recognition and text-to-speech, as well.
The company has also teamed up with Qualcomm to launch an AI developer kit for on-device inferencing on the edge. The program comprises grants, technology investments and expertise, and will also incorporate AI for Accessibility innovations into Microsoft Cloud services.
Speaking of drones, a new SDK from drone giant DJI is also coming to Windows 10 PCs, the release noted. Microsoft Edge browsing sessions are included in the Timeline experience on a Windows 10 PC.
IoT Edge is also getting a number of other updates that don't directly involve machine learning. Project Kinect for Azure is a package of sensors (including a next-generation depth camera) with on-board compute capabilities.
Microsoft hasn't provided a ton of information on Project Kinect for Azure yet, but what it has looks interesting.
Microsoft Remote Assist will enable users to communicate remotely via hands-free video calling, image sharing and mixed-reality annotations. Import 3-D models to create room layouts in real-world scale, experience designs as high-quality holograms in physical space or in virtual reality, and share and edit with stakeholders in real time. Through this developers can create camera-based IoT solutions by using Azure services and hardware from Qualcomm Vision Intelligence Platform and AI Engine.
Visual Studio Live Share, now in preview, lets developers easily and securely collaborate in real-time with team members who can edit and debug directly from their existing tools like Visual Studio 2017 and VS Code. IoT Edge is a collection of tools that brings AI, Azure services and custom apps to IoT devices.
Microsoft today announced that it will be bringing Windows Timeline to its iOS Edge Browser later this year.
The latest incident at the Monmouth County school took place at 5:45 a.m. on Monday, according to The Asbury Park Press. Police said staff members at the school were keen to catch the culprit behind the spate of mystery fecal findings.
Whether Manafort colluded with Russian government officials as Russia was trying to meddle in the 2016 USA election. Ellis III suggested that the reason prosecutors were going after Manafort was to try to get him to flip on Trump.
Arsene Wenger's last game at the Emirates is a match to consolidate 6th place in the Premier League against Burnley . A parting gift4. "But I still think Arsenal will come back and compete for the championship".
Gorske said his cholesterol and blood pressure are normal and he weighs less than he did when he ate his 25,000th Big Mac in 2011. Over the past 44 years, Gorske has only gone eight days in total without consuming a Big Mac.
March's drop in core capital goods orders and shipments suggest business spending on equipment is slowing. Despite the reduction in March, the trade gap is up 18.5 percent to $163.4 billion so far this year.
South Korea though was given an indefinite exemption in exchange of a 30% cut in its steel exports to the Trump's America first. Canada , Mexico and the European Union (EU) will be exempt from USA -imposed steel and aluminum tariffs for another 30 days.
The series was the first original half-hour comedy show that the streaming site premiered, and it became and an immediate classic. Creator Tina Fey also appeared several times in the show, once as a prosecutor and later as a therapist to Kimmy .
You should judge your own team first, how we are doing and how we will be in 6 months and then you form your opinion. But I don't give too much importance to Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings.
But former UK Cabinet minister Charlie Falconer tweeted Saturday: "US murder rate over 5 times higher than the UK's. Those British reports last month followed headlines stating that London's murder rate had surpassed that of NY .
He had famously vowed to sell off Erdogan's enormous presidential palace opened in 2014 should he be elected. He ran as the sole challenger for party leadership against Kilicdaroglu in the last two CHP party elections.
1600 anti-Putin protesters held
Navalny was barred from running for president against Putin earlier this year and has no clear avenue for gaining elective office. Among those arrested was protest organizer Alexei Navalny , the anti-corruption campaigner who is Putin's most prominent foe.
Boston Celtics: Three Takeaways From Game 2 Vs. 76ers
On the flip side, the 76ers have never won when falling into an 0-2 series hole. "That's the thing, I'm going to have bad games". Philadelphia has to regroup in a hurry and Brett Brown has to get his team to put their Game 2 meltdown in the rear view mirror.
Ahead of wedding, Sonam Kapoor-Anand Ahuja visit a clinic
Sonam's mehendi ceremony will be held tomorrow i.e. on Monday 7th May and will be followed by wedding and reception on 8th May. Apart from the family members, Varun Dhawan , Jacqueline Fernandez and Karan Johar are expected to perform at the sangeet .
Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive
The food collected will help with the extra food needed in the summer when food shelf need increases. Nonperishable food items placed by the mailbox will be picked up that day.
Southwest flight makes emergency landing due to broken window
Images posted online seem to show that the damaged window was just behind and above the engine on the left wing of the plane. None of the 81 passengers on the plane was injured and Southwest said its pilots did not request an emergency landing.
Musk defends cutting off analysts during conference call
The gaffe could be especially painful as Tesla might need to jump back into the capital markets to subsidize Model 3 production. Musk also revealed further details on the Tesla electric minibus, first alluded to by Musk at the Master Plan conference.