Are the transparent computer screens in the movie Minority Report or the flashy fingerprint analysis software programs used on CSI closer than we think? Maybe so.
MSDN Magazine April 2008
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In this month's installment, James McCaffrey talks about the qualities and skills he looks for when searching for great software testers.
Dr. James McCaffrey
MSDN Magazine December 2008
The Authenticode dialog box that users see when they download software from the Internet, asking them if they trust the publisher and want to install the software is, in my opinion, a useless and annoying waste of time that provides no safety whatsoever.
David S. Platt
MSDN Magazine December 2005
Windows Mobile 6.5 is the first version of the OS to expose gesture support to developers. Marcus Perryman explains how five touch screen gestures are handled, detailing message routing, the physics engine and some handy tips and tricks.
MSDN Magazine February 2010
Steven M. List
MSDN Magazine June 2009
This month the author takes us on a tour of the unconference and other unconventional get-togethers. Learn how these unique approaches to conferences are being widely adopted.
Steven M List
MSDN Magazine May 2009
Udi Dahan explains how his team identified and overcame unforeseen problems while developing a large-scale software + services trading application.
MSDN Magazine April 2009
This month we examine the Microsoft translation Web service and show you how you can incorporate translation services into your own Web application.
Sandor Maurice & Vikram Dendi
Why is good API design so difficult when all you really need is perfection? Intrigued? Read on.
MSDN Magazine March 2009
Having that next great innovative idea is only half the battle-getting it heard is the real challenge.
Eric N. Bush
MSDN Magazine February 2009
Vikram Dendi looks at how machine translation is poised to change the world and why it is so important to deliver information in multiple languages.
MSDN Magazine January 2009
A great user experience is more than just a pretty face. In this new column we'll look at some of the subtleties of building great user experiences.
Dr. Charles B. Kreitzberg and Ambrose Little
There is a large body of research on group techniques to determine the best alternative from a set of options. Dr. James McCaffrey outlines five of them.
MSDN Magazine November 2008