Microsoft's Home of the Future: A Visual Tour

By , CIO |  Hardware, future tech, Microsoft

A Decorative Tray with a Brain

In the entryway, a decorative tray charges devices like smartphones and watches and displays information like the time, temperature and battery life. But it goes deeper than that. Here a smart watch is placed on the tray to upload details of a recent workout, automatically synching to a personal Microsoft HealthVault account for heart rate, mileage, calories burned, and information from other devices you may be wearing.

Photo credit: Shane O'Neill

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