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Microsoft announces Windows 8 for just $69.99 only for students

Students currently pursuing an academic course and looking to upgrade to Windows 8 have lady luck on their side as Microsoft announced a new Windows 8 student offer which will allow them to upgrade to Windows 8 Pro edition for […]

Microsoft Launches Mentorship Program In Africa

Microsoft today unveiled its mentorship program to be conducted by software developers in Kenya – and Africa in general, especially for the ICT incubation hubs and schools across the country.  Microsoft’s Africa Apps team will lead the mentorship program which […]

Linux Academy to offer free lessons

People who love programming and Linux have high regards for Linux Academy. The academy not only helps web developers polish their Linux skills anytime they want but also get valuable help needed for Linux study. It also offers hands on […]

Steven Sinofsky to now teach at Harvard Business School

After leaving Microsoft, having been there for around 23 years, Steven Sinofsky won’t be having much of a free schedule thanks to his latest engagement with Harvard Business School – the world’s oldest and most prestigious business school. He broke […]

Microsoft & US State Department launch Startup Youth Initiative program

To foster economic growth in communities worldwide, facilitate opportunities for young entrepreneurs and help promote individual prosperity, The Secretary of State Hillary Clinton launched the ‘Startup Youth Initiative’ via a video message. The launching took place during the Global Entrepreneurship […]

Microsoft launches University Gaming Ambassador program

The year 2013 holds importance for Microsoft with respect to its Developer community and keeping that in mind, it has announced the Microsoft University Gaming Ambassador program. The program revolves around student developers who are presently engaged in a gaming course […]

Microsoft YouthSpark Hub – Empowering Youth to Change their World

In spite of the risks and possible dangers involved, Microsoft has always gladly accepted the challenges that have come its way. Microsoft YouthSpark, a company wide initiative designed to create opportunities for hundreds of millions of youth around the world […]

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Microsoft introduces the MVP Student Mentor Program for MSPs

This is one fine new initiative that Microsoft has introduced! MVPs will now have the option to ‘officially’ associate with and mentor up to two MSPs, as a part of the MVP Student Mentor Program. The Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Program recognizes […]

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Google Science Fair invites mavericks and young genuises to participate

The Google Science Fair is an online science competition which is seeking out mavericks, square-pegs, curious minds and geniuses from all parts of the world, and inviting them to upload their science projects here. Billed as the world’s largest online […]

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The Microsoft Imagine Cup 2012 is here!

The Microsoft Imagine Cup 2011 was a huge success. Held in NY State, it gave the world promising solutions to some of the  challenging problems faced by common people around the world. And these solutions in the form of software […]

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Be Your Future: The Graduate and Intern blog from Microsoft UK

Want to know what it’s really like at Microsoft UK as an Intern or Graduate? If yes, you have to visit the Be Your Future blog! Work for Microsoft UK – Internship The  objective of this website is to act […]

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Microsoft & IEEE.tv to promote careers in Technology, Entrepreneurship, Innovation

Microsoft has entered into a sponsorship agreement with IEEE.tv. IEEE ofcourse is a neutral and well-respected industry association, and Microsoft would be able to drive awareness of their academia initiatives. IEEE.tv, launched in August 2006, is an award-winning, Internet-based television […]

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Imagine Cup: Vote for Student Tech Innovations 2010

Students across America have been dreaming up ways to solve the world’s toughest problems using the magic of software. They are competing in the Imagine Cup, the world’s premier student technology competition hosted annually by Microsoft Corp.

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Microsoft offers FREE software to IEEE student members

Microsoft & IEEE have announced a collaboration to empower students to reach their professional aspirations. The goal of the Microsoft-IEEE collaboration is to increase the number of students engaged in technical pursuits with the long-term benefit of strengthening business and […]

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Microsoft Student Rally

Microsoft Student Rally invites you to join students around the world who want to share their creativity, learn new stuff, have fun and win some great prizes.

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Channel 9 Learning Center launched

New Channel 9 Learning Center has been launched. It is a new destination on Channel 9 that’s designed to provide free developer training on emerging Microsoft products and technologies.

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Microsoft Launches Interactive, Online Business Series

Legendary business gurus Jack and Suzy Welch provide expert business advice to Fortune 500 executives in an all-new online business show airing today at http://everybodysbusiness.msn.com. The premiere episode of the “It’s Everybody’s Business With Jack & Suzy Welch” show takes […]