Simple 3D game development with Kodu

Kodu – http://bit.ly/kodu1 Kodu is a visual programming language designed specifically for younger students to create their own 3D games using a PC. Kodu is a free download to your PC. Kodu teaches introductory computer science concepts in a playful way and provides an easy "in" to programming allowing beginners to quickly build Virtual landscapes…


What is DreamSpark – A cheat-sheet for DreamSpark

What is DreamSpark? DreamSpark is a direct-to-student online software download mechanism for technology students to obtain the latest in professional-level software from Microsoft onto their personal computers for non-commercial use in learning and research. Visit http://www.DreamSpark.com to sign-up with your .edu email address and download software at no cost. Who gets DreamSpark Software? Any Student…


DreamSpark provides Free Windows Marketplace for Mobile for Students

679EAVRD3PD7 Students, another great reason to develop Windows Phone applications in the Windows Marketplace for Mobile — No registration fee on the mobile marketplace – DreamSpark program waives the $99 registration fees Get the tools for developing your mobile applications from DreamSpark or MSDNAA program for FREE Windows Marketplace for Mobile is currently available in:…

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IEEE and ACM availability of Windows 7 from MSDNAA

The MSDN Academic Alliance program was established seven years ago as a membership service to provide access to MS platform and development tools to STEM departments at educational institutions throughout the world. In 2008, Microsoft extended availability of MSDN AA to organizations such as IEEE and ACM whose mission was to support the educational and…

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Why does MSDN AA exist?

Technology skills are increasingly important for success of students and for continued leadership in technology arena. The MSDN AA program supports and advances the learning and skills in the areas of technical design, math, science, engineering and technology, by making the latest Microsoft developer and design software and tool and learning resources at an economical…

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What is MSDN-Academic Alliance (MSDNAA)?

Microsoft Developer Network – Academic Alliance (MSDN AA) is the easiest and most inexpensive way for students and faculty in the technology and design fields to get the latest Microsoft software they need (through educators and Institutional Access).  MSDN AA refers to a family of memberships available to meet the different needs of the academic…

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How to download and install Microsoft Software from MSDN AA

MSDN – Academic Alliance (MSDN AA) Program is the easiest and most inexpensive way for students and faculty in the technology and design fields to get the latest Microsoft software they need. MSDN AA is a per department license and any student registered to take a course in the STEM-D (Science, technology, Engineering, Math and…

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Free Microsoft resources from NGO Connection

NGO Connection is an online resource for non-profit groups around the world that provides resources to help advance the causes of the NGOs. See http://www.microsoft.com/about/corporatecitizenship/communityinvestment/ngo/en/us/default.mspx for more information about Getting free and discounted software Free access to Online software such as Windows Live, Microsoft Office Live and other online applications Software grants through the Microsoft…


Donation of Microsoft software for non-profit charities’ computers

Microsoft Community Affairs group has a donation program for U.S. based nonprofit organizations. If your non-profit organization meets the guidelines  as described at http://www.microsoft.com/mscorp/citizenship, visit our nonprofit partner TechSoup at http://www.techsoup.org, to walk through the process for requesting and receiving software from Microsoft. While there is no membership fee to access TechSoup, there is a…

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DreamSpark – Students get your FREE software here

Microsoft is Jump Starting the student developer with an offering of FREE developer tools. Just for being a student, you get professional-level developer and design tools as a download, at no-charge and with no strings attached.  The DreamSpark offering of software compliments MSDNAA program and MSDN AA program continues in its current form. There has…

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