Microsoft Adds Bill Buxton To Interaction Team

20 Dec 2005 - 6:59pm
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Robert Cornejo
2004

MS is adding some firepower to their design team.
Should translate to some good changes and new ideas in
Vista and 3rd party Vista apps.

>From the press release:
"regular visits to the Microsoft Research lab in
Redmond, Wash. He also will spend part of each year
collaborating with various teams at Microsoft Research
facilities in other countries..."

"In 1995, Buxton received the Canadian Human-Computer
Communications Society Achievement Award for his
contributions to research in computer graphics and
human-computer interaction. He also was selected as
the New Media Visionary of the Year at the 2000
Canadian New Media Awards, and the Hollywood Reporter
named him one of the 10 most influential innovators in
the North American film industry in 2001."

Full Press Release:
http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/press/2005/dec05/12-19BuxtonPR.mspx

Buxton's Site:
http://www.billbuxton.com/

Buxton in Google:
http://tinyurl.com/dxe9p

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