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Microsoft teaches kids to code and breaks world record


Kids from around the Seattle area got to learn how to code and have a great time doing it — all while helping Microsoft break the world record for “Most People Trained in Computer Programming in 8 Hours.” Imagine Coding Camps gave students two coding tasks and kept them motivated … Read more »

Guide to Windows 10 for government IT


The Microsoft Government blog presents both an overview of the ways Windows 10 better meets the needs of today’s government agencies and links to deeper content to help evaluate and deploy the new operating system. The advances outlined focus on security, productivity and continuous innovation, including how the new Current … Read more »

TV white spaces technology brings affordable Internet access to rural Kenya

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The Mawingu pilot project in Nanyuki, which began three years ago, now connects eight customer locations, five schools, the Laikipia County government office, Laikipia Public Library, Red Cross and the Burguret Dispensary healthcare clinic. And it’s having an impact. Gakawa Principal Beatrice Ndorongo Beatrice reports that in the two-and-a-half years … Read more »