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March, 2008

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    Pacman - Powered by XNA (and Silverlight)

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    Those readers of the Microsoft Studentzine newsletter will have seen Ben Coley's series of articles helping you create your first game using XNA. He's walking readers through the creation of Pacman adding new code and gameplay each month. His first two...
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    Expression Blend and Silverlight

    Since the launch of DreamSpark I have had one or two queries about which version of Expression Blend you need to build Silverlight applications... The only version of Expression Blend that has been fully released is v1 (available free to students through...
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    MIX08 Sessions Now Online

    If you're interested in Microsoft Web technologies then this is for you, the sessions from Microsoft's annual Web conference held in Las Vegas are now online at http://sessions.visitmix.com/ . There's lots of cool content available including presentations...
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    Microsoft Student Partners - Now Recruiting for Academic Year '08

    The Microsoft Student Partner is a way for students to affiliate themselves with Microsoft getting the opportunity to represent the company at their university and pick up some cool prizes along the way. Plus it looks great on your CV. From the MSP site...
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    Setting up IIS on Windows Server 2008

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    Those of you who have been following my series on Microsoft Web development (see below) may be interested in a screencast put together by MSP Kris Athi showing how to install and configure IIS on Server 2008 . You can read Kris' article here or click...
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    Introduction to Web Development; Getting started with ASP.NET

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    In the second of a series of five articles exploring Microsoft Web technologies we take a look at setting up a development environment and hosting for your web applications. The Development Environment To get you ready to rock with ASP.NET and Silverlight...
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    Silverlight is Going Mobile with Nokia

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    Just a quick note to highlight this story from the BBC: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7276907.stm Today Microsoft and Nokia announced a deal that will see a mobile version of the Silverlight plugin installed on some new Nokia devices. Initially...
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