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  • Blog Post: IMAGINE@MVA online learning resources free to students

    As part of Microsoft’s commitment to empowering students to become the next generation of innovators, entrepreneurs and developers, we are introducing a complete set of Computer Science training resources & certifications on the Imagine@MVA site.  This content was created to engage and excite...
  • Blog Post: Welcome to the Imagine Cup 2015

    What Is Imagine Cup? The Imagine Cup was founded in 2003. So this year marks the 13th year of Imagine Cup. At the first Imagine Cup in 2003 we had just 2,000 students from 25 countries enter but over the past 13 years the Imagine Cup had grown from strength to strength. To date, over 1.8 million students...
  • Blog Post: The Imagine Cup 2015 World Finals: 27 July – 31 July

    On Monday I will in Redmond with the UK Winners Team Siymb for the World Wide finals of the Imagine Cup · Follow the completion live on Twitter at #ImagineCup for live updates · Save the Date for the World Wide ChampionShips: https://imaginecup.com/worldchampionship · Check out the Imagine Cup Facebook...
  • Blog Post: Spend your summer getting ready for University. C# Fundamentals for Absolute Beginners via MVA

      C# Fundamentals for Absolute Beginners Over the course of 25 episodes, our friend Bob Tabor, from LearnVisualStudio.net, teaches you the fundamentals of visual C# programming. Tune in to learn C# concepts applicable to video games, mobile environments, and client applications. View course Check...
  • Blog Post: Welcome to Visual Studio 2015 Community

    All Schools, Colleges and Univeristies can get a DreamSpark subscription, we are pleased to offer you new Microsoft software and services for free: Simply sign up your institution or register as a student at www.dreamspark.com Visual Studio 2015 is the brand new release of Microsoft’s premier coding...
  • Blog Post: Having issues or problems activating your Student Azure DreamSpark Subscription

      If you get the following error when signing up for the Microsoft DreamSpark Azure Student offer https://www.dreamspark.com/Product/Product.aspx?productid=99 we could not find offer ‘ms-azr-0144P’ The first question.. is did who have previously have an Azure subscription? This includes the standard...
  • Blog Post: Using Visual Studio 2015 and Deploying your first web app to your FREE Azure Subscription

      Deploying a Web App using Visual Studio With Visual Studio 2015 and the Azure SDK you create website and publish it to Azure, all within Visual Studio 2015, and see how this works. Perquisites · Visual Studio Community 2015 · Azure SDK 2.7 · Activated your free Azure student subscription through...
  • Blog Post: Using Azure Machine Learning (#AzureML) for education

    Azure ML Studio – Getting to Grips with Machine Learning and Microsoft Azure With ML Studio there is no need for a student to have any experience in computer programming so its perfect for Geography, Sociology and other discipline who create vast amounts of data.   Azure ML provides a very low-friction...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Azure Student offer with DreamSpark and Free Ebooks

      Microsoft Azure for DreamSpark gets you started with the services you need to develop in the cloud at no cost:   Azure App Service Web Apps is a part of a fully managed cloud offering that enables you to build and deploy web apps in seconds. Use ASP.NET , Java, PHP, Node.js or Python. Run...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio 2015 SKUs for Students & Labs launch day 20th July 2015

    Visual Studio 2015 is a rich, integrated development environment for creating stunning applications for Windows, iOS, and Android, as well as modern web applications and cloud services. To find out more information about the Visual Studio 2015, please visit Visual Studio site or watch Visual Studio videos...
  • Blog Post: Break into Code challenge $3000 competition for 9–18 year olds using Touchdevelop.com

    Break Into Code! We want to give all students  the opportunity to learn coding, so why not get started today with www.Touchdevelop.com and have a chance of winning $3000 Microsoft Imagine introduces the Break Into Code challenge as a beginner level challenge that will get students excited about...
  • Blog Post: Windows 10 Student Game Jam

    To bring the best of Build to more developers around the world including a Windows \\Build Tour kicking off May and running until June We will also be hosting Microsoft Imagine Windows 10 Game Jam For more details see http://blogs.microsoft.com/firehose/2015/04/07/bringing-build-2015-to-you/ BUILD CONFERENCE...
  • Blog Post: Azure Websites service, as part of several Azure services becoming integrated into a new larger service known as Azure App Service.

    App Service integrates the best of Azure Websites, Mobile Services, API Management, and Microsoft Azure BizTalk Services, along with new capabilities in Logic and API apps to provide you with a unified set of capabilities for building more powerful enterprise web and mobile apps. Removing the burden...
  • Blog Post: DreamSpark Survey for UK students and educators 2014/2015

    We need to know your thoughts about DreamSpark   help us, help the next generation of students We are inviting students and educators to complete a short survey to help us better understand how the DreamSpark programme is supporting you. We would like to understand what range of applications and...
  • Blog Post: Imagine Make It Happen! – Imagine Cup UK Finals 31st March 2015

      We live in a time where we can imagine the impossible and make it probable .   Hello and welcome to the 2015 Imagine Make It Happen Event! This unique event brings together influential Tech Speakers, Students and Start-ups redefining the rules to make their dreams a reality. Morning Sessions...
  • Blog Post: Can’t get enough Marmalade?

      James Mintram and I will return for an advanced course, “Developing Games with Marmalade and C++ for Windows and Windows Phone.” If you want to build on the skills you learned in Creating Your First Marmalade Game , join us on February 26. We’ll learn about building the game, deploying it to a...
  • Blog Post: Kinect hack London is coming!

    Get hands-on with the Kinect for Windows v2 sensor The lovely folk at Microsoft have given us access to a whole bunch of hardware, room to play and promise to keep you fed and watered while you have fun learning, hacking, voice commanding and gesticulating with the incredible Kinect for Windows v2 sensor...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Cloud Gaming Day 19 Jan 2015

    There’s a new trend in gaming called cloud gaming. What’s cloud gaming all about? Think of the cloud. Now, think of gaming. The UK is a hotbed for great games innovation, and Microsoft is committed to helping startups and independent games developers accelerate their route to market. Watch the videos...
  • Blog Post: 28 days to accelerate your tech skills. Join the Know It. Prove It. challenge! http://www.knowitproveit.com

    For the next four weeks. Make a potentially life-changing commitment to yourself, to us, and to your friends, family, and colleagues, sit down every day, and learn. Know it. We want you to know your stuff, so the challenge is chock full of great courses spread across eight different learning challenges...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Team moves source to GitHub and offers Visual Studio as part of the Github student developer pack

    As your aware Microsoft open-sourced .NET Core which is now hosted on GitHub as its home . The GitHub Student Developer Pack is a great free offer for those students, with terrific tools and services from GitHub partners Microsoft has now included Visual Studio Community 2013 into the GitHub Student...
  • Blog Post: Developer Unlock your Windows Phone 7 devices before 1st Jan 2015

    This is a reminder that effective January 1, 2015, it will no longer be possible to unlock Windows Phone 7.x devices for app testing. So if you have a Windows Phone 7 device, we recommend that you developer unlock your Windows Phone 7.x devices prior to January 1, 2015 in order to continue testing your...
  • Blog Post: Getting started with code? learn to code with Microsoft Virtual Academy

    So you want to learn to code? Whether you’re just about to start exploring the world of coding, want to create the next hit game, or build an app that can change the world, you’ve come to the right starting place! Microsoft Virtual Academy Getting Started with Programming Courses Hour of Code™ with TouchDevelop...
  • Blog Post: 3D Game Dev Starter Kit – Unity3D

      The hardest thing with video game development is, “Where do I start?”  Well a colleague at Microsoft David Cook has answered this with the development of the 3D Game Dev starter kit for Unity3d You can download this from https://onedrive.live.com/redir?resid=BA8DC4B28555902A!1496&authkey...
  • Blog Post: How is Microsoft helping UK start-ups and Indies

      Microsoft supports your start-up as you grow Welcome to Microsoft BizSpark simply select the right program for your business and get started today!       Free software and services for 3 years BizSpark gives startups 3 years of free stuff – software, service, tech support,...
  • Blog Post: Using Unity3d and Azure Cloud

    One my colleagues Dave Douglas has been some work in educating game developers on the power of having a cloud backend to their games Dave has made some great  quick-start tutorial is for Unity3D game developers who would like to get a cloud backend that runs across multiple platforms (including...
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