The power of technology changes lives

If you are a keen user of Microsoft technologies including Office 365 and Windows 10 then you will already be well aware of the amazing features it offers for accessibility. However, unless you yourself require specific features through your own personal additional needs then you may not have seen the real impact of these tools…


Run PCF Dev on Windows 10

I am exploring Cloud Foundry platform and I discovered Pivotal Cloud Foundry Dev edition is available for download and install on Windows 10. However, as I was going through the instructions I noticed that  PCF Dev requires Virtual Box to run. That poses the problem as Virtual Box can’t run side-by-side with Hyper-V. As I…


Three reasons to choose Windows for Education!

As the Summer term now begins, and buying season approaches, schools begin to plan for the next academic year; we all know that one of the biggest debates for Educators and School leaders looking at technology budgets will be which hardware to invest in? With newly competitive educational devices built for the demand of education…


Shape the Future-Programm: Jetzt rabattierte Windows-Lizenzen für Schulen kaufen

Anspruchsberechtigte Schulen können bei Microsoft-Partnern Geräte mit rabattierten Windows-Lizenzen kaufen. Das Shape the Future-Programm von Microsoft ermöglicht es anspruchsberechtigten Schulen, bei Microsoft-Partnern Geräte mit rabattierten Windows-Lizenzen zu erwerben. Die Programmpreise für die Windows-Geräte werden von den Technologie-Partnern festgesetzt, die jeweils die Windows-Geräte liefern. Indem Sie sich für das Programm registrieren und die Anspruchsberechtigung Ihrer Schule…


Windows 10 Tip: Discover Maths in Maps

Written by Microsoft Learning Consultant, Liz Wilson    To ensure we engage our students in Maths, it is essential to build real-life problems into our lessons. Not only does this aid our students’ engagement, but it also shows them how they can use the new concepts that they learn in their own lives. Maths is all around us – as I am typing…


Windows Ink: If you can think it, you can ink it!

Quickly turn thoughts into action with Windows Ink. Create lists, sticky notes and draw to your heart’s content — even before logging in. Work more smartly in Office Get important tasks done with inking, such as editing Word docs, PowerPoint slides or doing maths equations in OneNote – all with your digital pen. Smart editing in Word Windows…


Windows 10 Tip: Bring your stories to life with the reimagined Photos app

Did you know that with the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, the reimagined Photos app makes creating and editing videos easy and fun – no editing experience required? Personalize and share your story like never before using your photos, videos, inking, and even 3D effects. Let’s take a closer look. To get started, head to…


Rugby School empowers its students’ creativity with the Surface Studio

  Established in 1567, Rugby School is a thriving independent boarding school, which currently teaches over 800 pupils. Recently its design department adopted Microsoft Surface Studios to provide students with the most complete toolset available and were astonished by the impact this had on both performance and motivation. Pupils now enter the classroom excited to…


Windows 10 Tip: Quick Keyboard Shortcuts

Keyboard Shortcuts for Multitasking Keyboard shortcuts make it easy to manage all your open windows. Watch our video to see how multitasking is simpler than ever with shortcuts. Find all the keyboard shortcuts in Windows 10 here. Quickly Find Emojis Did you know you’ve got an emoji keyboard at your fingertips right now with Windows…