Tag: algorithms

Touchscreen comparison recruits robotic implements for heightened precision (video)

Touchscreen comparison recruits robotic implements for heightened precision (video)

| March 24, 2010 | Reply

So you saw that the first MOTO smartphone touchscreen comparison was done with a fleshy humanoid controlling the testing finger and discounted it as scientifically flawed? Well, MOTO’s back and this time the arm of judgment is operated by a coldly mechanical and ruthlessly precise robot — a machine in itself, we’ll assume the robot […]

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Microsoft takes off gloves against Google

Microsoft takes off gloves against Google

| February 27, 2010 | Reply

Microsoft left little doubt Friday that it was one of the companies leading the charge against Google worldwide. In a blog post entitled “Competition Authorities and Search,” Microsoft Vice President and Deputy General Counsel Dave Heiner said part of the motivation for Microsoft and Yahoo’s search deal was “we are concerned about Google business practices […]

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