ViralSearch: Identifying and Visualizing Viral Content

What does it mean for online content to “go viral”? An analysis of almost a billion information cascades on Twitter news, videos, and photos has produced the first quantitative notion of whether something has indeed gone viral, thereby enabling further … Continue reading

Age of Empires II HD Edition

Key Highlights: Re-mastered for high resolution displays 1080p+. Enhanced visual engine with improved terrain textures, water, fire and ambient lighting effects. New Steamworks features: Achievements, Leaderboards, Matchmaking and Cloud support. Share user created content with Steam Workshop support. An HD … Continue reading

UnicornManager: Prism 4, MEF, WPF, EF 4.1 code first, NuGet, MVVM, DataValidation, …

This blog post is an attempt to learn and discover Prism 4 together with MEF, EF 4.1 code first and by trying to use concepts like a repository, data validation and Unit of Work. The reason why I post this … Continue reading

The evolution of the web

The web today is a growing universe of interlinked web pages and web apps, teeming with videos, photos, and interactive content. What the average user doesn’t see is the interplay of web technologies and browsers that makes all this possible. … Continue reading

Pinch-the-Sky Dome

Microsoft Research has made another cool thing: Pinch-the-Sky Dome: Freehand Multi-Point Interactions with Immersive Omni-Directional Data. About: Pinch-the-Sky Dome is a large immersive installation where several users can interact simultaneously with omni-directional data inside of a tilted geodesic dome. Our … Continue reading