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  • Blog Post: Stanford CS194: Senior Software Design resources from Microsoft

    CS194: Senior Project was one of my favorite classes at Stanford, because it was an opportunity to build a project based on societal needs using the coolest technology out there.  My team designed and implemented a project leveraging the Nintendo Wiimote; but today with the Kinect for Windows sensor...
  • Blog Post: Hey students! Want to win great prizes like Windows Azure Platform passes, Kinect for Windows sensors, up to $8000 USD, and a free trip to Australia?

    Round 1 submission deadlines for concept designs are rapidly approaching, so get in your great ideas! The Imagine Cup Challenges are open to students from all over the world:          Kinect Fun Labs Challenge   (deadline: March 6)         ...
  • Blog Post: Alice’s Top 5 DreamSpark freebies for students

    One of the most powerful resources students have from Microsoft is DreamSpark , which gives students and educators powerful software to enable them to develop apps, games, tools, and designs. Here are my 5 favorite fun picks for students, in no particular order; because these tools really enable students...
  • Blog Post: Students: realize your potential!

    *Note: This is the content for a talk for students at UCLA. I was always overwhelmed by all the advice I got in college, so I aim to simplify the message I want to get across when I speak to students.  Because it’s fairly easy to remember three things, here are three important tips that I find useful...
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