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Sep 2000  *  1 "Let There Be Light!" : Comparing Interfaces for Homes of the Future
Nov 2001  *  1 A Common Annotation Framework
Dec 2002  *  1 A Concentric-Circle Model for Community Mining
May 2004     A Confederacy of Smarts
Mar 2004     A Large-Scale Study of the Evolution of Web Pages
Dec 2004  *  23 A Slice of Time and Space
Nov 2002  *  1 A visual attention model for adapting images on small displays
Oct 2004  *  2 All the News That's Fit to Read
Oct 2004  *  3 Annotating the Planet, Microsoft Style
Jun 2004  *  1 Are You Talking To Me? A Microphone For Clearer Speech
Jan 2004  *  1 AskStrider: What Has Changed on My Machine Lately?
Aug 2004  *  2 Automatic Questioning Answering: Beyond the Factoid
May 1993  *  1 Automatically Deriving Structured Knowledge Bases From On-Line Dictionaries
Apr 1999  *  1 Auto-Summarization of Audio-Video Presentations
Apr 2004  *  4 Beauty and the Beastly PC
Jul 2004  *  3 Better Than Permanent Ink
Mar 2003     Beyond Focus Groups: Getting More Useful Feedback from Consumers
Mar 2002  *  1 Beyond Psychological Theory: Getting Data that Improve Games
Aug 1997     Bill Gates Discusses Accessibility in His Newspaper Column
Mar 2006     Brown University, Microsoft Research Open Research Center on Pen-Centric Computing
Mar 2003  *  2 Building a Web Thesaurus from Web Link Structure
Mar 2003  *  3 Bumping Windows between Monitors
Jul 2004  *  1 Burn Up the Road
Jul 1999     But Can They Hear It?
Jul 2004  *  1 Changing Web Layouts On-the-Fly
Aug 2002     Cognition and the Web: Moving from theory to design (.pdf)
Apr 1998  *  3 Computing Representations of the Structure of Written Discourse
Oct 2003  *  1 Continuous Flash
Jun 2000  *  3 Conversation Trees and Threaded Chats
Nov 1998  *  2 Corporate Deployment of On-Demand Video: Usage, Benefits, and Lessons
Sep 2004  *  3 Cows, Cars, and the Internet
Apr 2001     Critical Thinking in Web and Interface Design
Jul 2000  *  1 Curb Cuts and Carbon Paper
Jul 2004  *  3 Curiosity Built the Database
Apr 1998     Data Mountain: Using Spatial Memory for Document Management (.doc)
Jul 2004  *  1 Defeating Ambient Noise
Aug 2002  *  3 Designing and Deploying an Information Awareness Interface
Mar 2003     Designing for fun: User-testing case studies
Sep 1999  *  1 Designing Presentations for On-Demand Viewing
Dec 2002     Detecting Web Page Structure for Adaptive Viewing on Small Form Factor Devices
Oct 2000  *  1 Digital Immortality
Jun 2004  *  4 Does Time Change All?
Dec 2002  *  1 DRESS: A Slicing Tree Based Web Representation for Various Display Sizes
Nov 2002  *  1 Face Relighting with Radiance Environment Maps
Sep 2004  *  4 Find Your Lost Data
Jan 2005     Finding Trends in Customer Feedback
Jun 2000     Fitts's UI Law Applied to the Web
Sep 2004  *  1 From 'What If?' To What Is: How Research Becomes a Feature
Oct 2001  *  1 General and Specific Interfaces: Experiences with a Multimedia Platform
May 2000  *  2 Geometric Representations of Graphs
Apr 2002     Guidelines for Keyboard User Interface Design
Oct 2003  *  1 High-quality Image-based Interactive Exploration of Real-World Environments
Jan 2002  *  2 How Belonging to an Online Group Affects Social Behavior - A Case Study of Asheron's Call
Oct 1999  *  4 How To Avoid Foolish Consistency
Sep 2004  *  2 How to Build a Smart World
Sep 2001     Humans in HCI (.pdf)
Apr 2004  *  2 ImageSeer: Clustering and Searching WWW Images Using Link and Page Layout Analysis
Apr 1998  *  24 Implications of Memory, Structure and Scent for Information Retrieval
Dec 2002  *  1 Improving Pseudo-Relevance Feedback in Web Information Retrieval Using Web Page Segmentation
May 2004     Information Seeking and Sharing in Design Teams
Jan 2001  *  1 LandLoc: Landmark-based User Location
Apr 2004  *  10 Let's Swarm: Connect to Your Friends With Text Messaging
Aug 2004  *  2 Look Ma, One Hand!
Apr 1999  *  1 Making Usable Products: An Informal Process for Good User Interfaces
Jun 1999  *  1 Manipulation of Video Eye Gaze and Head Orientation for Video Teleconferencing
Jul 2002  *  1 Measuring Desirability: New methods for evaluating desirability in a usability lab setting (.doc)
Jun 2004  *  2 Media Center Buddies: Instant Messaging around a Media Center
Feb 2002     Memory for Daily Computing Events (.pdf)
Jan 2001     Microsoft and Section 508
Feb 2001  *  5 Microsoft Inductive User Interface Guidelines
Apr 2004  *  1 Microsoft Research - The Company in 10 Years
Jun 2004     Microsoft Research Road Show 2004: A Preview of Technologies of the Future
Jun 2004     Microsoft Researchers Dream Big
Apr 2004     Microsoft's Innovation: 2004 and Beyond
Aug 2004  *  2 Models of Human Memory
Jun 2001  *  1 MS Read: Context Sensitive Document Analysis in the WWW Environment
Aug 2001  *  3 MSN Explorer: A Study in Usability
Oct 2001  *  1 Observed Behavior and Perceived Value of Authors in Usenet Newsgroups: Bridging the Gap
Jul 2005     OMM: Mantra for Mobile Devices
May 1999  *  1 Organizing Usability Work (.pdf)
Sep 2002  *  1 Overcoming Language Barriers in the Internet Era
Sep 2004  *  1 Passing the Test: Magellan Improves Your Code
Jun 2004     Photo Triage Organizes Your Memories Automatically
Dec 2003     PhotoTOC: Automatic Clustering for Browsing Personal Photographs
Jul 2002  *  1 Product Reaction Cards (.doc)
Nov 2002  *  1 Real-Time Warps for Improved Wide-Angle Viewing
Aug 2004  *  2 Real-time, Mobile, Twoay Video
Nov 2002     Relies on Well-Engineered Braille Products To Do Precise Scientific Work
Jan 2005     Remarks by Bill Gates at the 2005 International Consumer Electronics Show
Jul 2004  *  2 Rico Malvar: He Likes to Build Things
Aug 2001  *  1 Scripting Online Social Interaction
Mar 2006     Searching for Your Information? Go PHLAT Out
Nov 2005     Sensor Networks Get a Kick-Start
Nov 2002  *  1 SmartView: Enhanced Document Viewer for Mobile Devices
Oct 2004  *  3 Squeeze the Screen
Feb 2006     Stepping Through Your Inbox: One of Many Innovations in the Spotlight at Microsoft Research TechFest
Sep 2001     Subjective Duration Assessment: An Implicit Probe for Software Usability (.pdf)
Apr 2005     Susan Dumais: Changing the Way People Search for Information, Through Algorithms and User Interfaces
Mar 2003  *  2 Synchronous Use of Paper by Co-Located Friends
Sep 2005     The Art of Project Management: How to Make Things Happen by Scott Berkun
Dec 2000     The Art of UI Prototyping
May 2004  *  1 The Best Seats in the House
Dec 2003     The Convergence of the Aging Work Force And Accessible Technology
Sep 1995  *  3 The Death of Computer Languages, The Birth of Intentional Programming
Jun 1999     The Essential Bookshelf for Good UI Design
Aug 1999     The Importance of Simplicity
Apr 2004  *  3 The Learning Experience Project: Enabling Collaborative Learning with ConferenceXP
Oct 2004  *  4 The Life of a Digital Photo
Jun 2003  *  1 The Lowell Database Research Self Assessment
Jul 1997  *  2 The Microsoft Interactive TV System: An Experience Report
Dec 1999     The Power of the Usability Lab
Mar 1997  *  1 The Revolution Yet to Happen
Jul 2000  *  2 The Role of Eye Gaze in Avatar Mediated Conversational Interfaces
Feb 2001  *  4 The Role of Flow in Web Design
Oct 1998  *  2 The Role of Usability Research in Designing Children’s Computer Products
Jan 2001  *  2 The SMIL 2.0 Timing and Synchronization Model: Using Time in Documents
Jun 2004  *  2 The Virtual Observatory
Oct 2002  *  2 The Visual Decision Maker - A Movie Recommender for Co-Located Users
Aug 2000     The Web Shouldn't Be a Comedy of Errors
May 2004     The Windows Home Concept (pdf)
Apr 1999  *  6 Toward Usable Browse Hierarchies For The Web (.doc)
Sep 2004  *  3 Transforming the User Interface
Jan 2005     Transparent Layers
Oct 2004  *  3 Transparent Layers
Oct 2001  *  2 Treemap Visualizations of Newsgroups
Nov 2005     TrueSkill: Matchmaking Made Easy for Xbox Live
Oct 1998  *  1 Two-Handed Image Navigation in Fran
Oct 2000     UI Guidelines vs. Usability Testing
Feb 2000     UI That Kills: Swords, Craft, and User Interfaces
Sep 2002  *  10 Understanding Sequence and Reply Relationships within Email Conversations: A Mixed-Model Visualization
May 2004  *  1 Understanding Your Documents
May 2004  *  1 Understanding Your Documents Part II
Oct 2000     Usability in Software Design
Oct 2000  *  2 Usability in the Development Process
Mar 2003  *  2 User Access Pattern Enhanced Small Web Search
Jan 2003     User-centered design in games (.pdf)
Jul 2002     Using the RITE method to improve products
Oct 1998  *  1 Visualizations of Collaborative Information for End-Users
Apr 2004  *  3 Wave Goodbye to the Ordinary User Interface
Jan 1997  *  1 Web Usability Research at Microsoft Corporation
Feb 1999     Why Are Good User Interfaces So Hard to Make? Three Insights into Good Design
Apr 2000  *  1 Why Good Design Comes from Bad Design
Oct 2000  *  4 Why Great Technologies Don't Make Great Products
Sep 2002  *  3 Why Take Notes? Use the Whiteboard Capture System
May 2004     WWW Conference Mulls Web as Personal Memory Store
Jul 2004  *  1 You Call The Shots: Auto Editing Your Home Movies
Sep 2004  *  3 Your Neighborhood Network
Oct 2004  *  2 Zooming in on Small Displays
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