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    Imagine Cup Team Mentor Tips & Tricks

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    In the last three weeks, we have highlighted student tips and resources for Windows Azure , Windows 8 Apps and Windows Phone Challenges. We will continue to do so for our upcoming competitions as well (so stay tuned). However, as we wrap up the week,...
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    Windows 8 Sponsors Imagine Cup!

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    Hi, I'm Jura Clapman, your Windows 8 App Challenge captain, and I'm very pleased to announce that the Windows 8 team here at Microsoft has signed on as an official sponsor for Imagine Cup! Windows 8 is a great development platform for students. You...
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    Imagine Cup: The Quest Webseries

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    I'm thrilled to share a great project we've been working on for the last few months. Imagine Cup: The Quest is a new six-part webseries following a real-life Imagine Cup team, FlashFood, as they made their way to Sydney, Australia, for the 2012 Worldwide...
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    Top Reasons to Compete in the World Citizenship Competition

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    The deadline for our three Challenges has passed, but there is still time to participate in our three Competitions, World Citizenship , Innovation and Games . This week, we are going to focus on World Citizenship , and to kick it off, we are excited to...
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    About Local Finals & Online Finals

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    Imagine Cup local finals for our Games, Innovation, and World Citizenship competitions are now underway in more than seventy-five countries around the world. As you may have seen, student teams can compete both in local finals and in our global online...
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    Announcing the Imagine Cup 2012 Grant Finalists

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    Now in its 11 th year, Imagine Cup is the premier student technology competition that encourages students to form a team and build an application, with the opportunity to win cash prizes and travel. More than 350 students from 75 countries traveled to...
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    Planning & Coding Your Windows 8 Project

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    We're digging into the Windows 8 App Challenge all this week. Today let's talk about how to think effectively about your project idea and find some great technical resources to get you going! A great app starts with great design. When planning your...
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    Introducing the DevExpress Boost!

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    When I was a kid, my first computer was a Radio Shack Color Computer with 16kb of RAM. This was in the early 1980s when you could increase the clock speed of your computer just by typing POKE 65495,0 and you could tell because the cursor flashed faster...
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    New Windows Azure Code Samples

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    Hi IC13 Competitors, Three weeks ago I blogged about a whole bunch of videos and code samples we released to help you Get Started With Windows Azure Mobile Services . I wanted to provide you an update with some brand spanking NEW step-by-step Code...
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    Team Registration Deadline is March 15

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    Time is tick . . . tick . . . ticking away! If you want a shot at competing in the Imagine Cup worldwide event in St. Petersburg, Russia, this July you and your team need to be registered by March 15, 2013 . You don't need your project finished by then...
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    Top Reasons to Compete in the Games Competition

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    In case you needed further convincing that the Games Competition was for you, our seasoned Games Captain, Andrew Parsons, put together the following stellar reasons: Games are cool It’s a great introduction to the gaming industry if you...
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    Introducing the Mail.Ru Connected Planet Award

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    This July's Imagine Cup Worldwide Finals in St. Petersburg, Russia, is shaping up to be our best event yet. I'm particularly pleased to introduce a new award we'll present to some of our very best Worldwide Finalist teams: the Mail.Ru Group Connected...
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    New Award & New Challenge for Women

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    I'm very proud to unveil two new opportunities for students to learn, compete, and win with Imagine Cup! Today we are unveiling the Women's Empowerment Award in partnership with UN Women , the United Nations organization working to accelerate gender...
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    Awesome Azure Resources

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    Hey Azure users (or the Azure-curious!): Now that you've had a chance to check out the getting started content from some of our previous posts we've put together a list of resources to dig deeper into Windows Azure features. Windows Azure Mobile...
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    All Dreams Are Welcome

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    I'm John Scott Tynes, your Imagine Cup Competition Manager, and it's my very great pleasure to share the following details about Imagine Cup 2013: This year, we have three big competitions : World Citizenship : Make an app that could change someone’s...
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    Check out the Imagine Cup 2013 'By the Numbers' Infographic

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    With so many interesting stats, how could we NOT put together an Imagine Cup by the numbers infographic. Enjoy!
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    Welcome to the Imagine Cup Kodu Challenge!

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    Today, we are announcing the new Imagine Cup Kodu Challenge for students worldwide ages nine to 18. This new contest uses Microsoft Research’s Kodu Game Lab , a Windows PC software package that enables even young kids to create their own video games...
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    Imagine Cup TV Episode Eleven!

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    Golnaz went to New Orleans and is SO EXCITED! John was on a boat. The Imagine Cup World Finalists Team Gallery is live now on our site. Samsung is sponsoring a new award for world finalists. The Women's Athletics App Challenge is almost over. And our...
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    Imagine Cup TV Episode Nine!

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    John has been eating bad airplane food and checking out amazing robots at the Imagine Cup Russia Local Final. The Microsoft Student Partners Social Media Team has been blogging like crazy to cover all the Imagine Cup Local Finals action worldwide. John...
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    Tips and Tricks for all Imagine Cup Competitors, Courtesy of our World Citizenship Captain

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    Rob Miles, the World Citizenship Captain, wrote the following tips and tricks specifically for the World Citizenship Competition. However, his incredibly sage advice really applies to any Imagine Cup contest... 1. Show your solution to as many people...
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    What Does a Great Imagine Cup Project Look Like...

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    ...we could tell you, but it would be so much easier to show you! Check out some past winning projects, courtesy of our World Citizenship Competition Captain, Rob Miles . The winning team in the Software Design category quadSquad from Ukraine won 1st...
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    More Technology For Women, By Women

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    When teams of students solve problems with technology, those solutions come directly from their unique experiences. Young, inventive thinking moves faster and more efficiently through technology, and for years, the Imagine Cup has given an increasingly...
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    Top Ten Reasons to Compete in the Windows Phone Challenge!

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    Have you checked out the Windows Phone Challenge ? It's not too late! You've got until February 15 for someone on your team to pass the Windows Phone Challenge quiz, which is available from your Dashboard once you've signed up for the challenge and created...
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    Top Ten Reasons to Compete in the Windows 8 Challenge!

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    On the fence? Signed up but not started? It's not too late! You've got until February 15 for someone on your team to take the Windows 8 App Challenge quiz, which is available from your Dashboard once you've signed up for the challenge and created a team...
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    Kodu Challenge Winners!

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    WOW. That's the first thing I have to say. When we launched our Kodu Game Lab Challenge last spring in partnership with the Joan Ganz Cooney Center for Digital Media and the Mercy Corps , we really didn't know what to expect. But the results were fantastic...
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