Tag: Microsoft

Steve Jobs Vs. Bill Gates in Epic Rap Battle

The Epic Rap Battle of History music video series takes on two tech heavyweights — late Apple innovator Steve Jobs and Microsoft chairman Bill Gates — in its latest rap-off. Lyrics mock both men and throw jabs at Bill’s wife, Melinda, and Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak. And then, holy sh*t, Jobs becomes HAL 9000 from the

NASA and Microsoft Let You Explore Mars Like Never Before

Microsoft Research and NASA have teamed up once again and brought the “most complete, highest-resolution coverage of Mars available” to WorldWide Telescope. Microsoft’s app lets you explore space either through a zoom-and-pan interface or guided tours. This imagery is the handiwork of a group informally called the Mapmakers, led by NASA’s Michael Broxton. Their job is