Microsoft announces Office Winter Games Contest

One female blogger and one student blogger will be sent to the 2010 Olympic Winter Games as winners of an online contest announced today by Microsoft Corp. and the U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC). The winning bloggers will use the latest Microsoft technologies to report daily from the Games alongside members of the credentialed press corps.

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The Microsoft Office team will award the winners a seven-day trip to Vancouver, British Columbia, and the technology and press access needed to report from the Games.

The top-of-the-line technology includes Microsoft Office 2010 Professional and the Acer Aspire 4810 laptop that, thanks to its high performance and more than eight hours of battery life, is the winners’ ideal hardware companion.

Prizes include a Trip to blog at the Vancouver Games, Trip to the 2010 International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas & Acer Laptop with Microsoft Office software.

Starting today, qualified bloggers may enter the contest at Office Winter Games website.

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Anand Khanse is the Admin of, a 10-year Microsoft MVP Awardee in Windows (2006-16) & a Windows Insider MVP. He enjoys following and reporting Microsoft news and developments in the world of Personal Computing & Social Media.

One Comment

  1. Thanks for providing this info, I’m a blogger, and I’m a student. But I’m here in Vancouver, Canada.

    Is there any similar event that’s for Canadian blogger ?

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