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8/30/2012--Redmond, WA, USA..Harald Becker, senior Business Strategist for the Office Envisioning at Microsoft Corporation gives a tour of the company's Envisioning Lab. Here Mr. Becker uses Kinect technologies to interact with the WorldWide Telescope. The WorldWide Telescope enables seamless panning and zooming across space, mixing terabytes of images and data from multiple sources over the Internet. The Telescope is a collaborative effort between Microsoft Research as well as academic and government agencies. ..The Envisioning Lab is based in the Executive Briefing Center of Microsoft's global headquarters at Redmond, Washington State, just east of Seattle. Its main purpose is to demonstrate Microsoft's next generation technologies to its key strategic customers. In addition, the Lab provides a stimulating environment for its software and hardware developers to experiment with different ideas and explore new possibilities...©2012 Stuart Isett. All rights reserved.