It’s a win-win situation. Grow your skill set with an approved online course from the Microsoft Virtual Academy and you’ll go in the draw to win a Nokia 925 handset valued at $450 RRP** and a HP Envy touch valued at $999 RRP**. Continue Reading →
Microsoft wants to help you bring your Unity game to Windows.
You may have heard. Unity devs are making some magic over in the Windows store. We are seeing great games succeed in this “new gold rush”. There are already 2000+ Unity games in the Windows Store with some hitting 3,000,000 downloads in less than 3 months. This is a new and amazing opportunity on the biggest operating system on the planet.
Keep tuned to hear all about our winner at the end of March.
Those who won an Xbox One in the first part of the competition will now go on to compete to double their prize.
The 20 winners will have 2 weeks to promote their apps and build a fan base.
The most creative and successful marketing promotion for the apps will double the prize and win a Surface Pro 2 (valued at $1100.00 AUD)*!
*Terms and conditions apply
Congratulations to Murray Hipper of South Lake in WA.
Murray is the winner of our Microsoft Virtual Academy for Developers competition.
By simply completing the course Build Apps for both Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8, Murray has scored himself some great prizes – an Asus Vivo Tab valued at $289RRP and a Nokia 925 valued at $450RRP.
Congratulations to our Grand Prize Pack winner – Nikhil Suresh!! Continue Reading →
Thank you to everyone who has participated in this challenge. The competition is now closed.
We will be posting the winners names per the Terms and Conditions Continue Reading →
Got an awesome app idea that utilises open data? Join us for a workshop as part of the Premier’s Awards for Open Data on how to map out a prototype of your application. Explore how to map out a user interface and key features for your application. This workshop will take place on October 17th 2013. For more information on the Premier’s Awards for Open Data visit www.data.qld.gov.au & make sure you register here https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032564865&Culture=en-AU&community=0
On Tuesday 17th September 2013, Lewis Benge (Australia’s resident Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 Device Integration Specialist, MVP and nice guy) presented a session on the new things in Windows 8.1 from a devices perspective. This is the recording. Continue Reading →