Team Asclepius off to Sydney

  Team Asclepius from University of Johannesburg is on its way to represent South Africa at the Imagine Cup Worldwide Finals in Sydney, Australia from left to Right Peacemaker Dlamini (Department of Science and Technology) Michael Cilliers , Joshua Leibstein, Duncan Coulter (Team Asclepius – University of Johannesburg) and Nyaladzi Mpofu (Microsoft South Africa) The…


Imagine Cup New York Finals Done…next Imagine Cup SA Local Finals then IC 2012 WW Finals in Sydney Australia

  Below is Team Hermes celebrates winning the Software Design first Prize at the Imagine Cup World Wide Finals Through the Imagine Cup, Microsoft continues to pursue and fulfil its vision to inspire students around the world to Innovate and create what’s next! Winners of the ninth annual Microsoft Imagine Cup, were announced the world’s…


Team South Africa at the Imagine Cup WW Finals

  Four students from the University of Cape Town represented South Africa at the 2011 Imagine Cup finals in the USA. Their presentation was not without some last minute drama, as the fourth member of the team, who was granted a visa only on the morning the competition started, rushed across the world on a…


Kinect for Windows SDK beta released

Microsoft has released a highly anticipated programming toolkit for Kinect that will help enthusiasts, academics, and researchers dream up new uses for the hands-free sensor. The Kinect for Windows Software Development Kit (SDK) allows developers to plug the Kinect sensor—and the in-depth stream of 3-D imagery it gets from its camera—directly into a Windows-based PC….


Cape Town Trip–Universities and Devs4Devs

Dave and Nyaladzi recently took a trip down to Cape Town to visit universities and hold Devs4Devs in the mother city. The trips to the universities was aimed at sharing information around the Windows Phone 7 platform and development. At Stellenbosch we did a platform overview for the students and at Cape Town we ran…


DreamSpark verified Students get free Certification Vouchers

  Microsoft is offering all DreamSpark verified students a free Certification Exam voucher. This offer is for select Microsoft Certification exams (with 072 prefix). Offer will expire when supply is depleted. Students must take exams by June 30,2011 The value of Certification can never be over emphasised, IT is constantly evolving as new technologies are…