Microsoft Imagine Cup finalists from Liège visited Minister-President Demotte

Three students of Haute Ecole de la Province de Liège were welcomed yesterday afternoon by the French speaking Minister-President Demotte, because of their place in the finals at Microsoft’s international contest, Imagine Cup. The three developed a way to teach sign language using consumer electronics. Beginning of July they’re leaving for Sydney Australia to defend…


This is why these young Belgian students need your Imagine Cup Vote!!!

The Microsoft Imagine Cup brings together students from all over the world and asks them to use their creativity and passion for technology to help solve the world’s toughest problems. Back in May you could read that 2 of our Belgian teams made it to the finals in Sydney. The People Choice Award will go…


Join us for the seaside Windows 8 Summer App-a-thon on July 12

The word is out: on July 12 we’ll be organizing the first of our Summer App-a-thons.  And it’s going to be a special, seaside app-a-thon, at the Belgian coast in Blankenberge.  What could be more inspiring for building great Metro-style apps than the sound of waves crashing into the beach, ice cream and a beautiful…


New Windows Azure Features and Services for spring

Yesterday, Microsoft announced previews of new Windows Azure services that help developers build applications that connect data to users across public and private clouds, take advantage of VHDs and deploy scalable websites quickly and cheaply.  Today, Scott Guthrie will host “Meet Windows Azure” to introduce these new services.  And on Monday, as part of TechEd…


Windows 8 RP: download and build your apps for Windows Store

Windows 8 Release Preview has been made available last week, representing another important quality milestone in the road to Windows 8 General Availability (GA). In this post we provide you with the must-know information around what and where to download the bits, the tools and information on how you can count on our support in…