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Microsoft Research's new tool guesses your password

Microsoft Research has developed a new tool designed to help prevent people creating weak passwords for themselves. Known as 'Telepathwords', the system takes each character that you type for your desired password and attempts to guess the next one, giving…

Microsoft Research shows off "HoloDesk" project

Microsoft's research arm has adapted an Xbox 360 Kinect motion controller camera to create a 3D interactive environment. The project, dubbed "HoloDesk", gets about as close as you can to a real 3D environment using today's technology.