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    More time to enter the Imagine Cup : Photography, Film and Design Category extended

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    Great news, Round 1 submission dates for Imagine Cup categories short film, photography and design have been extended from the 1st of March to the 1st of April 09 . Extra month! If you haven’t already registered for the competition, now is your chance...
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    History of Microsoft

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    Check out this cool video on the history of Microsoft and see how Bill Gates was the first person to raise the issue of software piracy back in the day. Software piracy in Australia is still a huge problem, the Global Software Piracy Study released in...
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    25GB Free Online storage with SkyDrive

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    SkyDrive offers free ‘cloud’ storage to anyone with a windows Live ID (if you already have a hotmail email address, then you have a Live ID), recently SkyDrive increased its storage capacity from 5GB per user to 25GB . Once you upload your content to...
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    Want something fun to do this summer?

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    With University and High School exams nearly over, you are fast approaching the holiday period which means a few months of doing ummm not much… The Imagine Cup is a great way to kill some time and take part in an amazing competition + be in the running...
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    Microsoft’s Virtual Storage Centre

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    With the release of Microsoft Azure and all the talk around cloud services, you start to wonder where this mass amount of data is going to be stored? is it really in the cloud? The BBC recently reported on one of Microsoft’s Virtual Storage Centres. Check...
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    Dreamspark 2.0 Released!

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    The Latest version of the Dreamspark has been released- Dreamspark 2.0 . The first thing you notice is the cosmetic upgrade to the Dreamspark website. The cool new visuals and clear information which make it really easy to navigate through the site. The...
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    Live Mesh Mac Client Now Available

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    With the official release of Live Mesh Beta last week, there have been some small improvements to the overall application, including a new Mac Client. People with Mac computers can now enjoy the benefits of Live Mesh including 5GB of cloud storage and...
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    Small Basic for Beginner Developers

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    Small Basic has been designed specifically for novice developers. The easy to use programming language allows beginners to get a clear understanding of the fundamentals of programming and have lots of fun on the way. Small Basic is available for download...
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    ‘Liberation Day’- Microsoft CEO visiting Sydney

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    Microsoft’s CEO, Steve Ballmer will be in Sydney on the 6th of November presenting at a one-off event designed specifically for the Australian developer community. Ballmer, a long time advocate and supporter of the global developer community will look...
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    Atomic Live 2008

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    The team at Atomic Magazine are back with a bigger and better Atomic Live this year. What is Atomic Live 2008?   Atomic LIVE 2008 is an all-day PC, gaming and tech fun-fest, put on for you to catch up on the latest technological innovations from...
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    Microsoft China is visiting Australia

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    Microsoft China is coming to Australia! Microsoft is a global enterprise with different subsidiaries specialising in various aspects of the business. China holds the second largest Research and Development Centre for Microsoft after the U.S. Enwei Xie...
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    Are you a DEVSTA?

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    What's DevSta? The Devsta {Challenge 2008} is a coding comp for Australian developers. Whether you’re a professional or amateur coder, you are invited to compete for the glorious title of DevSta! The competition has a very exciting surprise element to...
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    I’M A PC Commercial- Cool

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    Check out the new “I’m a PC” Commercials from MS. Pretty good commercial, has a few celebrities too, how many you can spot? -Karo
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    Student day @ Tech Ed 2008

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    What a fantastic event, Student Day (SD) attracted over 1200 students both from Universities and High Schools around NSW and some interstate. Student Day was the platform for the official launch of Microsoft Dreamspark and StudentstoBusiness (S2B) in...
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    Seinfeld and Bill Gates commercial Part 2

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    The second commercial in the Seinfeld/Gates series was recently released. This commercial still leaves a lot for the imagination. They are slowly starting to give some hints as to what the messaging behind the campaign really is. Check it out for yourself...
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    New Bill Gates and Seinfeld commercial

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    Check out the new Microsoft Windows commercial starring Jerry Seinfeld and Bill Gates. The commercial is funny but strange at the same time. I can't seem to clearly understand the messages coming out of it. From what I gather, this is the first commercial...
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    Photosynth now available for download!

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    If you haven't seen Photosynth yet, you have to try it out! Photosynth takes a large collection of photos of a place or object, analyses them for similarities, and displays them in a reconstructed 3-Dimensional space. With Photosynth you can walk or fly...
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    Tech Ed Student Day sold out?

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    With less than 2 weeks to go before the annual Tech Ed Student Day event in Sydney, High School registrations have reached capacity, with over 1000 students registered for the morning High School session, its looks like Student Day will be a sell out...
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    Popfly Olympics

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    Got his in my inbox the other day, its called 'Popfly Olympics', designed for all the people who weren't able to compete or attend the Beijing Olympics :) A range of cool games created using Popfly & Silverlight . Competitions include, torch lighting...
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    Tech Ed Student Day- Official Launch of DreamSpark in AUST

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    Tech Ed's annual Student Day event will be held on Tuesday the 2nd of September at the Sydney Convention Centre, Darling Harbour. Two half-day sessions have been specifically designed for High School students in the morning (9:30-1pm) and University students...
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    2009 Imagine Cup Competition Now Open!

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    The Imagine Cup competition is getting bigger and better. Over 250 000 students entered the 2008 Imagine Cup competition, making it one of the biggest student competitions in the world. Imagine Cup 2009 will offer students more categories to compete in...
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    Attention: Team SOAK has just won the Imagine Cup Finals!

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    Team SOAK (Smart Operational Agriculture Kit) from Australia have been announced as the winners of the 2008 Imagine Cup !!! This is simply an amazing achievement, SOAK members Long Zheng, David Burela, Ed Hooper and Dimaz Pramudya have all come together...
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    SOAK's Winning Solution

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    After making it to the top 6 in Software Design, SOAK presented their amazing project at world the finals last night. Their presentation went for 20 minutes followed by 5 minutes of Q&A which the team handled superbly. Overall their presentation was...
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    Wow! Team SOAK advance to the finals at Imagine Cup!

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    Team SOAK have advanced to the top 6 in the Software Design category at the world finals, this is an amazing result! After presenting 3 times in the last two days, team SOAK has been chosen out of 70+ Software Design finalists teams from around the world...
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    Awesome Visual Studio Demo

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    Microsoft Student Partner (MSP) Steven George recently submitted his entry into the Demo's Happen Here competition . Steven Chose a simple but interesting topic (Vodka O.J), combined with a clear and insightful demo on Visual Studio, and a very cool Facebook...
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