Want 20% lifetime discount on all Microsoft products? Get a tattoo of Microsoft on your ear and you are eligible?

You may have heard this supposed promotion going around blogosphere today (check out Rog42’s funny Blog post). The rumour was Microsoft was going to announce today that as part of their Student Initiative Program, Microsoft would reward any student who got the Microsoft logo tattooed on their ear 20% lifetime discount on all Microsoft products!…


Bill Gate’s announces DreamSpark availability for High Schools

Today at the Government Leaders Forum in America Bill Gates announced the availability of DreamSpark to all High Schools around the world. Australian High Schools can now register for Dreamspark and take advantage of free Microsoft software and training. What is Microsoft DreamSpark? Microsoft DreamSpark is a program that provides no-cost access to Microsoft designer…


Aussie Imagine Cup- Software Design Round 1 Submission

Software Design competitors, Round 1 optional submission is due tonight by 23.59 (Sydney time). All members of teams submitting Optional Submission for round 1 will receive an Imagine Cup t-shirt. There is a limit of 1 t-shirt per person. What do i need to submit? Screenshots of Progress, visual representation of system architecture and a…


Dreamspark Evolution Release Now live!

The final instalment of the Dreamspark website is now live. The site has undergone an upgrade in design and UX making it even easier to access the software you want for free. If you are not familiar with Dreamspark- The program offers Microsoft’s Developer and Design software (VS08, Expression2, WS08, SQL08, XNA and more) for…


237 Official Microsoft team Blogs!

This is a great post from our global MSP blog highlighting 200+ Microsoft team blogs all organised categorically. Get the information right from the source! These blog are run by Microsoft Employees and have the latest information on any particular Microsoft product. Click here for more information -Karo


Why is technology so important? Hear from developers and architects from all around the world

This is an excellent video about the importantance of technology and the impact Microsoft is having in this industry. The video provides an insight into how the industry (developers/architects) perceive the value of Microsoft technology and the significance of software development. If you are interested in becoming a developer or would like to start playing…


Imagine Cup – Design and Development Award for Software Design Competitors

Attention: Software Design Competitors If your solution is 1) Accessible from mobile phones via SMS or Voice and 2) Targets end-users who make less than $8 USD per day, then you are eligible to enter the Design and Development Award and be in the running to win extra cash and prizes including an internship opportunity…