LAS VEGAS--Last year, when Microsoft researcher Bill Buxton was looking for examples of good design work at Microsoft, he had to look to the edges of Redmond.
As examples of good product design. Buxton pointed to things like Microsoft Hardware's Arc Mouse. A year later, he said, he need look no further than core Microsoft products like the new Windows Phone software or the way that Windows, the Xbox, and phones are all working together.
Buxton said it's ever more important that devices play nice with one another given that more and more of them are trying to … Read more