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Gallery: What's brewing inside Microsoft Research?

Although Microsoft's Surface touchscreen technology has been around for a while, researchers in Cambridge have added an extra dimension through a project called 'Second Light: bringing user interfaces into the real world'.

Here you can see a photo of the night sky on the surface of the screen while a piece of transparent plastic on top of the screen overlays the Orion constellation on the image below.

Photo credit: Tim Ferguson/silicon.com

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