Microsoft has uploaded to YouTube the video it says it used to current the Floor Duo absolutely to press on 11 August (video beneath).
On the time, the video was non-public and made for journalists to view earlier than Microsoft introduced the Duo’s US launch date and value of 10 September and $1,399.
As with all of Microsoft’s current Floor displays it’s led by Panos Panay, Chief Product Officer. Earlier than introducing the official Duo product video, he stated:
“I’m not attempting to reinvent the cellphone, however I do imagine it is a higher option to get issues carried out, a greater to create, and a greater option to get issues carried out on a cell gadget.”
Using the primary individual right here is telling. This product wouldn’t have come to fruition if it weren’t for Panay’s apparent ardour for the venture.
The remainder of the presentation sees Panay and his group talk about how the Duo happened, the philosophy behind it, the tech it makes use of, and the way the software program works greatest.