Get your teams registered now for Microsoft Imagine Cup 2018

Students who create technology that solves real-world problems are being invited to enter a Microsoft competition with a grand prize worth $100,000. https://imagine.microsoft.com/en-us/uk The company is looking for young developers in the UK to enter the Imagine Cup, one of the world’s leading contests for young entrepreneurs. Submissions for the UK final are now being…

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OxfordHack Winners of the Microsoft Cognitive Challenge

Interview Bot: Using Cognitive Services To Analyse Your Interview Performance At the end of November, we headed for OxfordHack 2017, where participants from over 25 countries visited to compete against each other, with companies such as Microsoft, Facebook, JP Morgan and many more sponsoring the event. This article will highlight our experience and explain some…

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3 Days at Imagine Cup Finals–Find out what happens at the World Wide Final

Day 1 Guest post by Emily Byle, Microsoft Student Partner lead at Microsoft, UK We arrived in sunny Seattle and it was time for a quick team picture before the competition briefing. Having all made it to the University of Washington campus, we heard from the Imagine Cup team as to what the next 2…

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Team Pocket Sized Hands what a year!

Guest post by Gary McCartan, Alan Yeats and Rory Thomson – Team Pocket Sized Hands from Abertay University WW finalist at Imagine Cup 2017 It’s still hard to believe that just over a week ago, we were lucky enough to be competing at Microsoft’s Imagine Cup World Finals in Seattle. Amongst 54 teams, we managed…

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Count down to World Wide finals of Imagine Cup

Scott Guthrie, Microsoft’s executive vice president of Cloud and Enterprise, will host the Imagine Cup Championships, which you can watch via a special webcast at 9 a.m. PDT on Thursday, July 27. Interested in learning more about the Imagine Cup UK Imagine Cup 2017 Finalist Video Microsoft Helping Students to Start-ups taking their ideas to…

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Watch the World Wide Imagine Cup Finals

Welcome to the countdown for the Imagine Cup 2017 World Wide Finals The competition shows the true power of technology to unlock students’ innate creativity and ingenuity and helps them build the skills they’ll need in the modern workforce. In just a few short weeks, more than 50 teams of student developers will descend upon…

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Heading to Seattle team SEAT from University College London

Guest blog by three computer science undergraduate students at University College London who have built t a proof of concept of a new tool, which enhances the experience of programming assignments for students and professors. Currently our team is Janós Potecki Marco Concetto Rudilosso Martí Serra Vivancos After having a first working proof of concept,…

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Donaco UK Imagine Cup National Winners

Guest blog from Imagine Cup UK National Finals Winner team Donaco from Imperial College London The Team Donaco was thrusted forward during the 3Hack event, a hackathon organized at Imperial College London in collaboration with Microsoft, where we met Suleiman Mashini, an Electrical and Information Engineering student, and Monika Shrestha, a Msc Management student at…

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Wireframe, Mock-up, Prototype – getting your ideas shared

At present we are working with the Imagine Cup UK teams to ensure that have suitable prototypes and code ready to present at the World Wide Finals in July. As part of this I wanted to share some of the most popular tools and resources the teams are using to develop wireframe, mock-ups and prototype….

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Imagine Cup 2017 UK National Finals–What a day it was

    Guest blog by Siddhartha Chaturvedi  from Microsoft Independent Software Vendor team at Microsoft UK Myself and David one of this year Imagine Cup UK Finalists.   A few weeks ago, we held the Imagine Cup 2017, UK Finals – and what a day it was! We saw a bunch of amazing ideas -…

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