Author: Microsoft Reporter

Microsoft embraces Hour of Code across Europe

Hour of Code is a global movement with the aim of encouraging as many children as possible to embrace the world of coding, and the incredible opportunities that it can open up for them.  With the European Commission predicting that 90 percent of jobs in Europe will require digital skills, encouraging the younger generations … Read more »

Creativity in STEM – a contradiction in terms? Not for Europe’s girls!

“The greatest scientists are always artists as well” – Albert Einstein By Sylvie Laffarge At first glance, the words “science” and “creativity” might not seem like natural companions. Many view the precision, critical thinking, and data-driven methods applied in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) as being … Read more »

Microsoft’s best Black Friday deals in Europe

On the hunt for a tech bargain? Starting this weekend, retailers across Europe, including our own Microsoft Store online are offering impressive Black Friday deals on the hottest gadgets, devices and games. So if you’re looking to start holiday shopping early, or just to treat yourself, it’s the perfect time … Read more »