Halo 4 rides Azure

Halo 4 First Major Game Backed by Windows Azure http://mashable.com/2012/10/31/halo-4-windows-azure/

Blended Learning with Kinect Case Study

XBOX 360 with Kinect at Steuart Weller Elementary, Loudoun County, Virginia. Teachers and students explore the versatile, fun, and easy to use Kinect – for math, reading/literacy, special education, global communication and collaboration, science, physical education. One plaform, many uses. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QRnOycG2WuI

Microsoft Store in Boston opening party 8/23

Join us Thursday, August 23rd, for the Grand Opening of our 23rd Microsoft Store location at The Shops at Prudential Center in Boston, Massachusetts. Thursday August 23rd: 9:30 a.m. Grand Opening Ceremony 10:00 a.m.     6:00 p.m. Microsoft Store officially opens Concert wristbands are distributed   Play Kinect with forward Paul Pierce of the…

Play Ribbon Hero And Get Better At Your Job?

Office Labs has created a second version of Ribbon Hero: a game that teaches the Office UI and specific Office features by having users solves challenges in four applications — Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote.  Office becomes more valuable when you are able to take advantage of a fuller feature set to get their work done better…

Word. For all of your Revolutionary Ideas.

If the Founding Fathers had MIcrosoft Word their task of writing the Declaration of Independence might have been a lot easier. This cool video from the Word team shows what might have been… http://bit.ly/eQv8J2  

InterroBang Launch this week

InterroBang?! is a game where you get to have fun with problems. Students complete real-world missions with deeds that can win prizes, improve problem solving skills, and connect them with others to do things that just might change the world. Students across the country are playing this fun, socially-networked game that encourages problem-solving and critical-thinking….

Coffee-Powered Altruism from Yale University has qualified for the Imagine Cup US Finals

I thought this was really cool. Coffee-Powered Altruism from Yale University has qualified for the Imagine Cup US Finals Team members Henry CorriganGibbs and Christopher Riederer created a strategy game called Alterra that tasks participants with tackling development issues of a country or region. With this game design, the world of science and technology is…

SCOM Management Pack for your office cofee maker

This out to sell some SCOM: http://blog.coretech.dk/opsmgr07/opsmgr-2007-r2-scom-coretech-coffee-monitor-management-pack-0001/

Bing tips and tricks for students and librarians

50 Fantastic Bing Tricks for Students & Librarians Bing has made quite an entrance in the Internet search world. This new way of searching provides quick and easy shortcuts that don’t always require reading through lists of websites and clicking on each one to find what you want. Check out the following tricks to see…

Photosynth released