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surface computing (microsoft)

  1. 1. MICROSOFT SURFACE COMPUTING
  2. 2. MICROSOFT SURFACE COMPUTING
  3. 3. MICROSOFT SURFACE COMPUTING Vivin Varughese
  4. 4. MICROSOFT SURFACE COMPUTING We shall have a look at: 1. History 2. Features 3 . Specifications 4 . Application
  5. 5. MICROSOFT SURFACE COMPUTING
  6. 6. MICROSOFT SURFACE COMPUTING <ul><li>DIRECT INTERACTION </li></ul><ul><li>2. MULTI-TOUCH </li></ul><ul><li>3. MULTI-USER </li></ul><ul><li>4. OBJECT RECOGNITION </li></ul>
  7. 7. MICROSOFT SURFACE COMPUTING SPECIFICATION: <ul><li>30 inch display in a table like form </li></ul><ul><li>22 inch high </li></ul><ul><li>21 inches deep </li></ul><ul><li>42 inch wider </li></ul><ul><li>Customized Windows vista operating system </li></ul><ul><li>Wired ethernet 10/100 </li></ul><ul><li>Wireless 802.11 </li></ul><ul><li>Bluetooth 2.0 </li></ul><ul><li>Intel Core Quad Xenon Woodcrest @ 2.66 GHZ </li></ul><ul><li>4 GB DDR 2-1066 RAM </li></ul><ul><li>1 TB 7200RPM Hard Drive </li></ul>
  8. 8. MICROSOFT SURFACE COMPUTING Surface is essentially a Windows Vista PC tucked inside a table, topped with a 30-inch reflective surface in a clear acrylic frame
  9. 9. MICROSOFT SURFACE COMPUTING 1.Diffuser 2.IR illuminant 3.IR camera 4.Projector
  10. 10. MICROSOFT SURFACE COMPUTING Cameras in the machine's housing record reflections of infrared light from human fingertips. Camera can also recognize objects if they have specially designed tags that identify them
  11. 11. MICROSOFT SURFACE COMPUTING The computer's &quot;vision&quot; is created by a near-infrared, 850-nanometer-wavelength LED light source aimed at the surface. When an object touches the tabletop, the light is reflected to multiple infrared cameras with a net resolution of 1280 x 960, allowing it to sense, and react to items touching the tabletop.
  12. 12. MICROSOFT SURFACE COMPUTING
  13. 13. MICROSOFT SURFACE COMPUTING APPLICATIONS Microsoft applications can be written in Windows presentation foundation or XNA <ul><li>Surface Computing is part of Microsoft's Productivity and Extended Consumer Experiences Group, which is within the Entertainment & Devices division. </li></ul><ul><li>Applications developed are used in hotels, resorts, tour agents, holiday planning etc. </li></ul><ul><li>The first few companies to deploy Surface will include Harrah's Entertainment, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide T-Mobile and a distributor, International Game Technology </li></ul>
  14. 14. MICROSOFT SURFACE COMPUTING
  15. 15. MICROSOFT SURFACE COMPUTING http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Surface_computing http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Microsoft_Surface http://on10.net/blogs/sarahintampa/22015/ http://www.webcastr.com/videos/science_technology/microsoft-surface.html http://www.webcastr.com/videos/science_technology/surface-computing.html Steve Hodges ‘surface computing-the post pc experience’ Microsoft research Cambridge UK
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