Microsoft Student Technology Day Videos Online – SteveB and more industry/MSFT greats

On 1 October 2008, Microsoft CEO, Steve Ballmer and a host of industry professionals discussed the next generation of computer science innovations with more than 300 students and lecturers from across the UK – the event was the Student Technology Day. The videos are now all online in glorious Silverlight. And I’ve embedded the big…


XNA Creators Club codes in MSDN AA now

Andy has posted about XNA CC codes going into MSDN AA – great news if you are teaching games programming (or want to) and want to get your students building games on Windows and Xbox 360. XNA Creators Club Codes are now in MSDN AA!


New Expression Community launched

  It has all the usual gubbins you would expect from a community site with news, blogs, forums, training, links and more for anyone interested in the Expression product set and looking for information or inspiration


Loving Windows Live OneCare

Video: Microsoft Windows Live OneCare I’m only a day late for Paddy’s day (disappointing for someone that heralds from Northern Ireland) so thought this was worth posting – I’ve been using OneCare on my home machines for about 4 months now and love it. I’ve just set it up on my parents and sisters…


Bill Gates at Stanford on Channel 8

The Bill Gates Stanford Speech Covers DreamSpark, Imagine Cup, Innovation, power of software and students


Blogging contest – win £1200 and more

  “On your blog site, describe how you will use Office Ultimate 2007 to excel in your academic studies” If you are a UK student and want to spread the word about the great £38.95 offer for Office 2007, then this is a great way to go about doing that. On offer as prizes: PRIZES…