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Microsoft rolls out week-long Hour of Code 2016 in India

New Delhi, December 8, 2016: Advancing its commitment to increase access to computer science education to all youth, Microsoft and Code.org are co-organizing Hour of Code, an annual global campaign in 15 states across the country during the Computer Science Education Week from December 5 to 11. As part of … Read more »

Hack4Farming hackathon for the future of agricultural development in India

Hyderabad,  India (13 May 2016) ― Over 100 participants including researchers, data analysts, computer programmers, developers and stakeholders came together at a two-day hackathon, to explore digital solutions to address agricultural development issues in India. Hack4Farming (12-13 May 2016) was held at the headquarters of the International Crops Research Institute for … Read more »

Microsoft India and The Aga Khan Academy host India’s first Microsoft Showcase School Leaders Forum on ‘Innovation in Education’

Hyderabad, India – 5th May, 2016: Microsoft India today hosted Microsoft Showcase School Leaders Forum on ‘Innovation in Education’ in collaboration with The Aga Khan Academy. This unique initiative brought together Microsoft Showcase School leaders to facilitate collaboration between schools and create a confluence of ideas, collaborative experimentation and chart … Read more »

Microsoft Announces the Call for entries for 2016 Build The Shield Contest

New Delhi, India – 12 January, 2016: Microsoft announced call for entries for its ‘Build The Shield’ contest, a first-of-its-kind national level college hacking contest hosted by Microsoft annually. Running for third time in a row, the contest provides students a competitive hands-on hacking experience coupled with real-life scenarios, wherein … Read more »