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  • Blog Post: So what is the best FREE Hackathon tool - Windows App Studio

    At Build last week we launched a new tool  Windows App Studio Beta . With Windows App Studio you can build universal Windows app projects that results in an app for Windows Phone and Windows, all in a single session. This is the perfect tools of Student Hackathons combined with a  FREE DreamSpark...
  • Blog Post: What does DreamSpark –> UK Education

    In less than 10 years, students have made approximately 48 million downloads of our developer tools – fuelling massive learning and innovation from students. Microsoft has invested in thousands of Young developers and entrepreneurs with Microsoft BizSpark . The support which BizSpark has provided has...
  • Blog Post: Educators and Students we want your feedback on DreamSpark

    Are you an Educator, Head of IT or IT Administrator This review of DreamSpark Premium will assist Microsoft in understanding your institutional use of applications, while also assessing the effectiveness and impact it is having on developing student skills and attainment. Most importantly, we would like...
  • Blog Post: Xbox360 for education announced at BETT2014

    There has never been a better time to learn how to program. Modern programming languages, coupled with powerful and widely available development environments, provide an excellent place to work. A wide range of operating environments, including mobile devices, cloud computing, robotics, embedded devices...
  • Blog Post: Downloading Software from DreamSpark.com with Secure Download Manager

    Secure Download Manager The Secure Download Manager (SDM) is Kivuto's proprietary software program for managing the secure download of files from DreamSpark.com and institutions DreamSpark ELMS Stores . When you download software with the new SDM for the first time, you will be prompted to download and...
  • Blog Post: DreamSpark FREE Software for all learners and educators

    What is DreamSpark? www.DreamSpark.com is a Microsoft Program that supports technical education by providing access to Microsoft software for learning, teaching and research purposes. DreamSpark is simple: it's all about giving students Microsoft professional-level developer and designer tools at no...
  • Blog Post: Windows 8.1 and Visual Studio 2013 via DreamSpark.com

    Visual Studio 2013, .NET 4.5.1, and Team Foundation Server 2013 are now available for download !  DreamSpark subscribers can download Visual Studio FREE of Charge from either their Institutional DreamSpark ELMS store or direct from DreamSpark.com . Visual Studio 2013 is the best tool for developers...
  • Blog Post: Deploy software across your institution with a FREE ELMS for DreamSpark Webstore

    Electronic License Management System (ELMS) for DreamSpark is an electronic software distribution solution included in every DreamSpark subscription at no additional cost . ELMS for DreamSpark provides a Webstore for the easy management and distribution of software licenses to students, faculty and staff...
  • Blog Post: Only DreamSpark gives you the pros’ most integrated developer tools at no cost to students —like Microsoft Visual Studio Professional.

        It’s the full suite, not a trial version! So start building apps, games and sites right away in HTML, C++, C#, Ruby, Java and more.   No cost. No catch. Start downloading today at dreamspark.com/student You’ll find everything from student app contests to coding camps, tutorials, expert...
  • Blog Post: UK Students Help Microsoft understand and support your use of DreamSpark

        We need to know that you value DreamSpark   help us, help the next generation of students We are inviting students to complete a short survey to help us better understand how the DreamSpark programme is supporting your skills development, learning outcomes and career potential. We...
  • Blog Post: Help Microsoft understand and support your use of DreamSpark and DreamSpark Premium

    We are inviting educators to complete a short survey to help us better understand how the DreamSpark programme is supporting skills development, learning outcomes and career potential in your institution. We would like to understand what range of applications and tools have been of use, how often they...
  • Blog Post: Think Computer Science 2012

    On the 11 th December 2011,  the DPE Academic team exhibited at the annual Microsoft Research Cambridge Think Computer Science event held this year at The Imperial War Museum, Duxford .   A suitably expansive and fun  venue for the focus of the event - Inspiring 12-14 year old school children...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft DreamSpark – One of Microsoft best kept secrets

    Today’s leaders need new and professional sets of resources to make learning more motivating, relevant, and engaging — that’s why DreamSpark puts the latest tools and technologies into your classrooms and labs. We offer dreamspark so your students and faculty can start building apps that build their...
  • Blog Post: University College London (UCL), transforms its Computer Science teaching by introducing students to app-building tasks

      University College London (UCL), transforms its Computer Science teaching by introducing students to app-building tasks which address real life problems for business, public services and charities. In order to achieve this, students and staff deploy a full range of Microsoft technologies, including...
  • Blog Post: FREE Online training at DreamSpark.com with Pluralsight

    All student now get Pluralsight, simply go to Dreamspark.com and then go to download software.  At the bottom of the screen, all by itself is Pluralsight, with a bunch of training modules.  There are modules available on C++ programming. HTML5 ,XAML and many more .
  • Blog Post: DreamSpark – Batch Creation of Registration keys for Windows 8 for students

    I am happy to confirm that DreamSpark has been modified and we have reinstated the ability to download batches of Windows 8 Professional and Windows Server 2012 unique retail keys. These student keys, are available from the MSDN Subscriber Portal for Program Administrator to distribute to their students...
  • Blog Post: Kinect for life

    Kinect for life This week we had an event showcasing  medical technology innovation in partnership with Kingston University, the University of Surrey, Brunel University and Microsoft. Given the revolutionary advances made possible with Microsoft’s Kinect for Windows, Medical professionals and researchers...
  • Blog Post: Improvements to DreamSpark and FREE store access for Windows 8 student developers

    Today we are announcing the following changes to www.dreamspark.com 1. An new site design which is the result of improvements to the user experience based on internal and external feedback. Notably creating more clarity around the fact that the DreamSpark program is both a direct to student program and...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio 2012 Launch Event 12th Sept

    This week sees the launch of Visual Studio 2012.  On the 12 th of Sept we launch Visual Studio 2012 with Jason Zander CVP who will be presenting the keynote. This is where the development of apps really starts!  Visual Studio 2012 is the most significant Tools product we have ever launched...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Student to Business

    Microsoft supports the dreams and aspirations of the next generation of technology innovators the students now studying will drive the next wave of technology innovation and Microsoft is committed to helping them achieve their goals through programs such as Microsoft Students to Business (“S2B”) . What...
  • Blog Post: Installing Visual Studio 2012 and enabling developer licenses for Windows 8 apps

      The  RTM versions of Visual Studio 2012 require developer activation to enable the developer to develop a Windows Store application. This activation is via a registered LiveID/Microsoft Account, and simply enrols VS2012 for a 90 day development license. I have a had a number of question how...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio 2012 and Windows on DreamSpark

    Due to the number of comments I have had on this post , I just wanted to confirm what products will be available under DreamSpark for students. MSDN Subscriber Downloads: August 15 th , 2012 Visual Studio 2012 and Windows 8 are available as of, August 15 th , on MSDN Subscriber Downloads to DreamSpark...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio 2012 Available for Download

      Today marked an exciting day, we announced via S. Somasegar’s blog post and Jason Zander’s blog post that MSDN subscribers including DreamSpark premium institutional administrators now have access to Visual Studio 2012. DreamSpark subscribers can download and install Visual Studio 2012 later this...
  • Blog Post: Changes in Microsoft Apphub to Windows Phone Dev Center

    This week, the Windows Phone Team launched the new Windows Phone Dev Center. Student still get free access as before via DreamSpark but the experience is slightly different. Here is a summary of the key changes you should familiarize yourself with: · App Hub remains only as a landing page, the App Hub...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Announces Imagine Cup 2012 Winners, Ukrainian Team Takes Top Place

    The winners of the 10th annual Imagine Cup , the world’s premier student technology competition, the winning Software Design project developed by Ukrainian Team quadSquad allows deaf individuals to communicate verbally using custom-designed sensory gloves and a smartphone application to translate sign...
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