Month: June 2016

Windows 10 running on more than 350 million devices

Microsoft announces Windows 10 anniversary update available Aug. 2 June 30, 2016 Riyadh: Microsoft Corp. on Wednesday announced that the Windows 10 Anniversary Update is coming to all Windows 10 devices – for free – on Aug. 2. Windows 10 continues to be the fastest-growing version of Windows ever and … Read more »

Meet the 2016 Imagine Cup World Finalists!

At Microsoft, nothing embodies the spirit of student innovation more than the Imagine Cup, Microsoft’s premier global student technology competition. Year in and year out, these young developers never cease to amaze me with their inspiring and creative ideas as they attempt to mold the world around them through the … Read more »

Meet the 2016 Imagine Cup World Finalists!

At Microsoft, nothing embodies the spirit of student innovation more than the Imagine Cup, Microsoft’s premier global student technology competition. Year in and year out, these young developers never cease to amaze me with their inspiring and creative ideas as they attempt to mold the world around them through the … Read more »

Tanzania’s future tech leaders participate in YouthSpark Live Tech Camp

Over 700 Tanzanians receive training via Microsoft YouthSpark Programme Arusha, TANZANIA, June 10, 2016 – Today saw the conclusion of Microsoft’s YouthSpark Live Tech Camp week, which comprised of a Train the Trainers for World Vision’s Cycle of Transformation Mentors, a High School Student Employability outreach and the first ever … Read more »

Minecraft: Education Edition early access is here! And it’s free.

One of the most common requests from educators is the ability for students to collaborate together to build projects and solve problems. With Minecraft: Education Edition, an entire classroom of up to 30 students can play in a world together without a separate server required.  Or, students can work together … Read more »