XBOX Announces Project Natal- Revolutionary Gaming Experience

Project Natal was announced at E3 overnight. Project Natal is an add-on that will be released for the XBOX 360 Console. ‘The device will allow users to play and interact with video games by using their whole bodies’. Natal has 3D motion sensing and full facial and voice recognition. Check out demo below Technorati Tags:…

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50% off all books on MS Press Online Bookstore

MS Press Online Bookstore is turning 1 and to celebrate MS Press are offering 50% off all books at www.mspress.com.au Until June 30th, 2009 when you enter this exclusive code MSPRESS1. MS Press has an Amazon Price Match Promise on all books. If you find a cheaper priced book on Amazon – MS Press will…

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Australian Imagine Cup Finals- Join Us!

  Its that time of year again, the Australian Imagine Cup Finals will be held this week and we want you to join us in celebrating the winners!! The local finals play a crucial role in determining the best team/project that will represent Australia in the world finals in July. The local finals will be…

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Announcing the DeepZoomPix Technology Demo!

Today Microsoft announced the go live of DeepZoomPix technology demo . DeepZoomPix is a Technology demonstration of of Microsoft® Silverlight™, Deep Zoom and the Azure™ Services Platform. Using Silverlight’s exclusive Deep Zoom technology, DeepZoomPix enables you to interactively explore and share photos like never before: Enable a seamless experience for navigating large numbers of images…

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Dream, Build, Play – XBOX 360 XNA Game Development Competition- $75 000 Prize Pool

Are you a student, developer, or hobbyist interested in developing or learning to develop an Xbox 360 XNA game and are 16+ years old? If Yes, sign up for this amazing competition.  It includes a free 1 year XNA creator club trial membership.  Teams have a chance of winning a piece of $75,000 in cash…

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Azure Services Platform beta- Free invitational codes

What is Azure? The Azure™ Services Platform (Azure) is an internet-scale cloud services platform hosted in Microsoft data centres, which provides an operating system and a set of developer services that can be used individually or together. Azure’s flexible and interoperable platform can be used to build new applications to run from the cloud or…

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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!…

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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…

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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…

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