Microsoft brings Kinect back from the dead… for Azure


Visual Studio IntelliCode is a new capability that enhances everyday software development with the power of AI.

Satya Nadella on stage at this years Build developer conference talks about Microsoft's AI innovations. The move represents the first Azure Cognitive Service to be extended to the edge with support for more services coming "over the next several months", Microsoft said. Furthermore, it noted that if the application was purchased via a referral by the company - be it online advertising or similar methods - the share will drop to 85:15 in favor of the developer.

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In addition to these user-facing initiatives, Microsoft will give developers access to new tools and APIs to create enterprise apps.

Another edge initiative announced at Build was Custom Vision being able to run on Azure IoT Edge.

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Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS), for example, simplifies the process for building out container-based apps.

DJI, the world's biggest drone company, is partnering with Microsoft to create a new SDK for Windows 10 PCs, and it has also selected Azure as its preferred cloud provider to further its commercial drone and SaaS solutions.

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Microsoft's Visual Studio comes with "Live Share" capability allowing developers to edit in real time with tools like Visual Studio 2017 and VS Code. Microsoft also announced that SharePoint is being integrated to a deeper level with Teams - so that users can pin a SharePoint page into channels, for instance. This could make Microsoft a more appealing platform for oil and gas, general contracting, and other industries that make heavy use of connected devices in the field. The app will allow PC users access to their phone's contents, including messages, photos, and notifications, right on their Windows 10 desktop. And finally, a new Windows feature called Sets will provide "an easier way to organize your stuff and get back to what you were doing"; developers will see their Universal Windows Platform work with Sets "from the start", as a way to help keep customers engaged, Microsoft said.