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Celebrating educators globally at Microsoft Education Exchange 2018

Microsoft hosted its annual Education Exchange (E2) conference in Singapore this week, with educators and school leaders around the world exchanging ideas to develop innovative experiences in classrooms, as well as explore emerging trends in education, including new technologies that support teaching, skills development, modern pedagogies, safe school environments, and … Read more »

Explanimators: A simple guide to quantum computing

It would take today’s computers perhaps billions of years to solve the world’s most complex problems. But if we had a quantum computer, we might be able to get the answers within just a few hours. The quest for quantum computing has massive implications for research in healthcare, energy, environmental … Read more »

Microsoft Surface Family unveiled in Singapore

Microsoft today unveiled its entire Surface line-up for Singapore to empower users to achieve more with the ultimate Windows devices. New devices include Surface Book 2, Surface Laptop and Surface Studio, which will join Surface Pro to complete the Surface family of devices available in Singapore. Surface Book 2 and … Read more »

Technology critical to driving change in work culture

Who are our firstline workforce? Numbering two billion worldwide, they are the people behind the counter, on the phone, in the clinics, on the shop floor, and in the field. They embody three firsts in an organisation. They are often the first to engage your customers, the first to represent your … Read more »

Digital transformation to contribute US$10 billion to Singapore GDP by 2021

By 2021, digital transformation will add an estimated US$10 billion to Singapore’s GDP, and increase the growth rate by 0.6% annually, according to a new business study released today. The research, “Unlocking the Economic Impact of Digital Transformation in Asia Pacific”, was produced by Microsoft in partnership with IDC Asia/Pacific. … Read more »

2018 – the year AI comes to the fore

Researchers have been working on Artificial Intelligence (AI) for decades, but my colleagues and I at Microsoft believe that 2018 will be the year AI comes to the fore and begins to drive real impact in a truly ubiquitous and meaningful way. Increased availability of data, growing cloud computing power, … Read more »

Microsoft HoloLens coming to Singapore

Microsoft announced that the Microsoft HoloLens will be made available in Singapore. Microsoft HoloLens is the first self-contained, holographic computer, enabling you to engage with your digital content and interact with holograms in the world around you.  To date, HoloLens is now available in 41 markets around the world, with United Arab … Read more »