Microsoft (MSFT) has acquired VideoSurf, a developer of technology for analyzing the content of...

|About: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)|By:, SA News Editor

Microsoft (MSFT) has acquired VideoSurf, a developer of technology for analyzing the content of video frames, for $70M. Microsoft says it plans to use VideoSurf's technology to "augment the Xbox 360 ecosystem," and to make it easier to search and discover entertainment content available on Xbox Live.