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Test your mind at the 2010 Imagine Cup

Test your mind at the 2010 Imagine Cup 9 March, 2010 | Sydney, Australia Australia’s young technology minds are being urged to register for the 2010 Imagine Cup. The Microsoft initiative, open to students 16 years and older, is the world’s premier student technology competition, encouraging young people to apply … Read more »

Australian families get an online safety boost

Australian families get an online safety boost 19 February, 2010 | Sydney, Australia JOINT MEDIA RELEASE: Microsoft / Australian Federal Police / ninemsn AFPAustralian families will be better prepared to protect children from online sex offenders, cyber bullies and scammers with the national rollout of the school-based cyber safety program … Read more »

Microsoft Unveils Windows Phone 7 Series

Microsoft Unveils Windows Phone 7 Series 16 February, 2010 | Barcelona, Spain Today at Mobile World Congress 2010, Microsoft Corp. CEO Steve Ballmer unveiled the next generation of Windows® Phones, Windows Phone 7 Series. With this new platform, Microsoft offers a fresh approach to phone software, distinguished by smart design … Read more »

Microsoft announces commercial availability of Surface in Australia

Microsoft announces commercial availability of Surface in Australia 9 February, 2010 | Sydney, Australia Today, Microsoft Australia announced the commercial availability of Microsoft® Surface®. Microsoft Surface is a major advancement in computing that moves beyond the traditional user interface to a more natural and intuitive way of interacting with digital … Read more »

Benchmark agreement between Qld Govt and Microsoft ‘ground-breaking’

Benchmark agreement between Qld Govt and Microsoft ‘ground-breaking’ 26 January, 2010 | Brisbane, Australia Queensland’s ‘Toward Q2 through ICT’ strategy took an important step forward today with the announcement of a landmark enterprise agreement between the Queensland Government and Microsoft. The ‘whole of government’ agreement signals a deepening of the … Read more »