Posts Tagged ‘Microsoft’

Brexit Vote: June 23 (Photo by: Cathal McNaughton/Reuters) After the shock outcome of our EU Referendum, we were pleased to find an article looking to the future after Brexit on the 23rd June. Aimed at the Tech industry, but interestingly relevant to most sectors as Tech is increasingly prominent in most business...

Futurespace is a team of people devoted to designing the amazing spaces that people will inhabit.  They aim to make a profound difference in the way people interact in and are influenced by everyday physical spaces that enable working, learning and living. The company has recently designed a new office for Microsoft...

This is the Israeli office of one of the world’s largest technology giants, Microsoft. Located in Raanana Israel, the office was designed by Ron Grinberg & Ophir Nafshi Architects studio. Materials such as glass and metal were used extensively to accentuate the hi-tech nature of the space, giving it a sleek and...

ARGE KOOP/INNOCAD were the team behind Microsofts corporate HQ in Vienna. As is usual with many tech companies the office is light, airy and above all fun! I especially love the meeting room decked out in wood, I love the warm dark hues intertwined with sharp accents of white for stimulation. According to the...

These pictures are from Microsoft’s campus building which is a huge office complex. Though the complex features many distinct parts, one of the coolest is the Microsoft Garage. The Microsoft Garage is an office space with a twist, its not your conventional workspace. It is in fact the place where Microsoft encourages...

Just a short drive from Schipol airport, the Microsoft office in Amsterdam is a world away from the traditional corporate office space which can be seen replicated all over the world. This office is completely permanent desk free, in other words the office fully employs hotdesking. For such a large office space this...

Steven Sinofsky, the Microsoft Windows Division President,  recently unveiled the newest version of Windows, known as Windows 8. The release was done at the BUILD conference in Anaheim California to an audience of developers.  Sinofsky called Windows 8 a “bold reimagining” of the platform, saying that 1995 was...

Microsoft has recently briefed Studio O+A to create a new office space which breeds innovation. The outcome – The Garage of Innovation. This Microsoft office space is designed to allow employees to flex their creative muscle, often key in the cut throat tech industry! Employees will be given access to all sorts of...

Microsoft has developed a new concept keyboard, which it calls the “Adaptive Keyboard”.  This is just a prototype, and unfortunately there are no immediate plans to turn it into an actual product.  The keyboard seems particularly suited to professionals who can often feel that the standard keyboard is either too cramped...

We’ve seen the multitouch capabilities of the iPhone; we’ve seen a similar thing on the trackpad of MacBook Pro, and we’ve seen a camera driven multitouch solution on Microsoft’s elusive Surface. Now, all those technologies suddenly seem to have converged in a bunch of conceptual multitouch mice, courtesy of...