Call for applications–Microsoft Student Partners Canada 2014/2015 year

I am currently accepting applications for Canadian Microsoft Student Partners for the 2014/2015 school year. It’s June, and that means we are currently accepting applications for the Microsoft Student Partner position in Canada.  If interested please apply ASAP we would like to identify all our candidates by the end of the month. We will consider…


Meet the winners of the 2014 Canadian Microsoft Imagine Cup!

So who won this year’s 2014 Canadian Imagine cup? Some amazing students with some amazing ideas! Congratulations to all the teams who participated in this year’s Imagine Cup Canada. Thanks to our great sponsors at intel, the members of each winning team will receive one of the latest 2-in-1 touch enabled PCs. Games Category Today,…


Imagine Cup Canada 2013 – We have a winner!

The Imagine Cup is about giving students with great ideas a chance to shine! Meet the winner of the 2013 Canadian Imagine Cup who will represent us at world finals in St Petersburg Russia! The Imagine Cup challenges students to use technology to do amazing things! This year there were three categories in the Canadian…


Join the Developer Movement Twitter Grand Finale Party #DevMov

Join us for the #DevMov Twitter party – an hour of tweeting, Q&A, prize giveaways, and more. Lots of students have already received rewards for their apps from Developer Movement. The Developer Movement program winds down at the end of June, but it’s not over yet! To celebrate the Grand Finale and the Developer Movement…


Double Points for Developer Movement until May 10th!

Developer Movement is offering Double points for every Windows 8 app you publish until May 10th and you could win a $500 gift card! The Developer Movement program which gives Canadian developers points for publishing cool apps to the store has a new challenge! Until May 10th, for every Windows 8 app you publish You…


Check out the HTC 8X, a great Windows 8 Phone from our Imagine Cup Sponsor

HTC is sponsoring the Canadian Imagine Cup and is providing some beautiful phones for the winners. Check out the specs on the HTC 8X! HTC is sponsoring the 2013 Canadian Imagine Cup and will provide sleek new Windows 8 Phones to the Canadian winners in Innovation, World Citizenship, and Games. Their phones were also used…


Two more months to get great rewards for your apps!

Canada’s Developer Movement promotion that allows you to earn rewards for your apps has been extended to June 15, 2013. So you started an app and haven’t had time to finish it. Right now you are in the middle of exams, so I know you are swamped. Great news! Canada’s Developer Movement campaign has been…


Who ya gonna call?

You now have two great places to call when you need help with an app: a developer mentor or an expert at the app labs in Toronto, Montreal, or Vancouver. So, who ya gonna call? I’ll give you a hint, it’s not these guys. Well maybe Dr. Venkman would know how to build an app….


Canadian and US Phone Developers can get rewards through DVLUP

Complete challenges related to Windows Phone development, earn points, cash in points for rewards that can help you create great apps and help get them noticed! Canada has already got a great program to reward developers with cool stuff called Developer Movement. Now, Windows Phone developers can double down by registering for the DVLUP program….


Canadian Imagine Cup Submission Deadline March 23rd, 2013!

For all those of you entering Imagine Cup Canada, a reminder: the submission deadline for the Canadian finals is March 23rd, that’s earlier than the world finals deadline (since we have to have time to pick our Canadian finalists!)   If you are entering World Citizenship, Innovation, or Gaming you have two important deadlines coming up!…