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  • Blog Post: DreamSpark and MSDNAA Reimagined

    Microsoft DreamSpark ™ program launched on Feb 19, 2008 in United States, the United Kingdom, China, Germany, France, Finland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Belgium with the goal of jumpstarting the student developer with an offering of developer tools, at no cost. DreamSpark program has since...
  • Blog Post: IT Academy: High School IT Productivity Training and Certifications

    Microsoft IT Academy provides High School students the latest IT Productivity Training and Certification solution with numerous resources for use in and out of class and include: IT Productivity Curriculum E-Learning Portfolio IT E-Learning multi-media course content on Information worker courses included...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft bliink…a web design competition for high school students

    Now in its 3rd year, Microsoft bliink is about providing a opportunity for Aspiring Technologists in US high schools to create websites that ‘Imagine a future made better by technology’. The goal of the Microsoft bliink contest is to build the student interest in technology and increasing...
  • Blog Post: How can High School Teachers provide students with DreamSpark Software

    DreamSpark is a program that provides verified high School and College students with professional-level developer and design software for download, at no cost.  Along with the software, the DreamSpark site includes links to FREE learning content on Windows development, Web design, Web development...
  • Blog Post: Setting up XNA 3.1 Game Studio and Creator’s Club Academic Memberships from DreamSpark and MSDNAA

    DreamSpark and MSDN Academic Alliance currently include XNA 3.1 and the Creator’s Club Academic Memberships, along with Visual Studio 2008. To install XNA 3.1 Game Studio on your PC, Ensure that your PC is running Windows 7 or Windows Vista with the latest service pack [Both Windows 7...
  • Blog Post: Fix for Expression Encoder Screen Capture Limit to 10 minutes

    Expression Encoder v4 from MSDNAA and DreamSpark incorrectly limited the screen capture on some PCs to 10 minutes. To fix this issue, download and install an updated version of the English Expression Encoder from http://bit.ly/EncoderFix . This free Expression Encoder should be installed over the current...
  • Blog Post: What is DreamSpark – A cheat-sheet for DreamSpark

    What is DreamSpark? DreamSpark is a direct-to-student online software download mechanism for technology students to obtain the latest in professional-level software from Microsoft onto their personal computers for non-commercial use in learning and research. Visit http://www.DreamSpark.com...
  • Blog Post: DreamSpark provides Free Windows Marketplace for Mobile for Students

    679EAVRD3PD7 Students, another great reason to develop Windows Phone applications in the Windows Marketplace for Mobile -- No registration fee on the mobile marketplace – DreamSpark program waives the $99 registration fees Get the tools for developing your mobile applications...
  • Blog Post: How to get Expression Media from Dreamspark and MSDNAA

    SRNHDWYEDEAA Expression Studio 3 is now available for download from Dreamspark and MSDNAA programs. Expression Studio 3 includes: Expression Web: tool for creating great looking web sites that are standards based. Expression Blend: tool for interaction design for rich user experiences ...
  • Blog Post: IEEE and ACM availability of Windows 7 from MSDNAA

    The MSDN Academic Alliance program was established seven years ago as a membership service to provide access to MS platform and development tools to STEM departments at educational institutions throughout the world. In 2008, Microsoft extended availability of MSDN AA to organizations such as IEEE and...
  • Blog Post: Expression Studio 3, XNA Game Studio 3.1 and Robotics Studio 2008 R2 on Dreamspark for student download

    DreamSpark https://www.dreamspark.com is a program that provides no-cost access to Microsoft designer and development tools and training for verified high school and university students around the world, to support and advance their learning and skills through technical design, technology, math, science...
  • Blog Post: How to Download and Install DreamSpark Software

    Microsoft software from DreamSpark comes packaged in large, single files with .ISO or .IMG extensions. These files are “images” (exact copies) of the CD or DVD media on which the software would be shipped. (The name ISO refers to the standardized file format used for disc images.) Since Microsoft...
  • Blog Post: Why does MSDN AA exist?

    Technology skills are increasingly important for success of students and for continued leadership in technology arena. The MSDN AA program supports and advances the learning and skills in the areas of technical design, math, science, engineering and technology, by making the latest Microsoft developer...
  • Blog Post: Add value to a College degree with an out-of-class project

    The article on " The declining value of a college degree " by Greg IP in today's The Wall Street Journal notes that a college dress is not a stepping stone to guaranteed success but a necessity in this globalized world where the college dress is now comoditized. "What employers want from workers nowadays...
  • Blog Post: DreamSpark: How to get support

    To get support for any issues with DreamSpark , Consult the FAQs at https://downloads.channel8.msdn.com/FAQ/Students.aspx#contact and https://downloads.channel8.msdn.com/FAQ/UniversityAdministrators.aspx visit the Student Union Forum on Channel 8 to get answers from the student community at http://channel8...
  • Blog Post: DreamSpark: Does my school have to be listed to get the Microsoft DreamSpark software in US?

    All Students at all accredited higher education institutions in US are eligible for DreamSpark. There is no specific work necessary on the school's part to 'enroll'. Given that there is No single method of verifying a student status across all higher-ed institutions in the US, there are a number of...
  • Blog Post: DreamSpark - Students get your FREE software here

    Microsoft is Jump Starting the student developer with an offering of FREE developer tools. Just for being a student, you get professional-level developer and design tools as a download, at no-charge and with no strings attached. The DreamSpark offering of software compliments MSDNAA program and MSDN...
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