Enabling interaction between mixed reality and robots via cloud-based localization

You are here. We see some representation of this every day—a red pin, a pulsating blue dot, a small graphic of an airplane. Without a point of reference on which to anchor it, though, here doesn’t help us make our next move or coordinate with others. But in the context of an office building, street, or U.S. map, “here” becomes a location that we can understand in relation to other points. We’re near the lobby; at the intersection of Broadway and Seventh Avenue; above Montana. A map and an awareness of where we are in it is important to knowing where here is and what we have to do to get there.

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Learnings from the Trenches – Azure SQL Database Best Practice Performance recommendations

 
This article will guide you through a series of recommendations to improve performance on your database. In addition, it will refer to various public documents that can complement the actions described in this article.
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Snapshot isolation transaction fails when querying metadata

 
When a snapshot isolation transaction accesses object metadata that has been modified in another concurrent transaction, it may receive this error:
 
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PowerPoint Updates: Record Slide Show in PowerPoint for Mac coming soon, plus additional updates!

Record Slide Show in PowerPoint for Mac – Updates coming soon! 
Record Slide Show is an easy to use tool that allows you to create narrations to go along with your slides. During a time of remote meetings and learning, alternat… Continue reading PowerPoint Updates: Record Slide Show in PowerPoint for Mac coming soon, plus additional updates!