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Microsoft boosts HomeOS with a new Lab of Things

Microsoft is continuing to advance its HomeOS research project. Now testers can use a framework, with ties to Windows Azure, to more easily monitor and update their device and sensor tests.

By July 15, 2013

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Microsoft's new 'deep tech' team hopes to lure developers

As part of its devices and services makeover, Microsoft has a new plan for reaching out to top-tier developers of all sizes to get them to take a look at the new and expanded Microsoft toolbox.

By May 13, 2013

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Microsoft releases Kinect for Windows SDK 1.7

The Kinect for Windows Software Developer's Kit 1.7, including the Fusion 3D-scanning API, is now available for download.

By March 18, 2013

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Project Austin's Windows 8 app takes notes from Courier

The Microsoft Visual C++ team has built a Windows 8 app that takes much of its inspiration and code from Redmond's never-realized Courier dual-screen tablet.

By September 21, 2012

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Microsoft folds interoperability team into open-source subsidiary

Company has created a new wholly owned subsidiary, Microsoft Open Technologies, that will focus on working with the open-source community.

By April 12, 2012

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Open-source CodePlex helps Microsoft grow up

Microsoft's code-hosting site is growing at a torrid pace, helping the software company get in a position to grasp its open-source opportunity.

By January 27, 2009

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DotNetNuke moves to Microsoft's CodePlex: Sell-out or prophet?

This is the first move by a high-profile open-source project to Microsoft's open-source code hosting site. I suspect this signals the open-source community's gradual thaw when it comes to Microsoft.

By January 12, 2009

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Microsoft once again offering pseudo-open source on CodePlex

Microsoft can't seem to fully embrace open source, even when it tries to do so.

By October 4, 2008

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Microsoft allows outsiders to peek inside Outlook

Software maker offers two tools to give developer a way to view Outlook data files without needing to have the e-mail and calendar program itself.

By May 24, 2010

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Microsoft: Windows 7 tool used GPL code

Microsoft confirms that a tool intended to allow Netbooks to more easily move to the new operating system was based in-part, and unintentionally, on open-source code.

By November 13, 2009