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Slideshow: //oneweek Hackathon 2015 heard around the world


All around the world, more than 12,000 Microsoft employees got ready to hunker down for the next three days, working together to solve a myriad of problems as the company commenced its annual celebration of hacking culture with the //oneweek Hackathon Monday. More than 200 patents were filed last year, … Read more »

Students come from around the world for the Microsoft Imagine Cup World Finals


The annual technology competition officially kicked off Monday, when teams from 33 countries registered, posed for photos and practiced demonstrating the innovative projects that brought them to Microsoft headquarters in Redmond, Washington, as Imagine Cup World Finalists. Microsoft employees gave teams suggestions on how to improve their presentations, and students … Read more »

Go up against players in real time with ‘Mars Pop’


In the multiplayer bubble shooter “Mars Pop” you’re pitted against real people in real time – across platforms and around the world. You can even see your opponent’s screen in real time as you play. So get your game on and aim to become the bubble-bursting champion of them all! … Read more »