Education

  • Sway coming to Office 365 for business and education

    Microsoft say they’ve been impressed by the way Sway has been used in educational, professional, and personal ways. Sway is the latest product in Office and the Office team has just announced it is rolling out to Office 365 customers in First Release later this month. Sway allows users...
  • First Tesla Model S Road Trip from Sydney to Melbourne, on 3 phase

    Mathew Peterson (@heosat) is the founder of GetShinyThings and has one very special shiny thing, a Tesla Model S. As an Easter get away with his wife, Peterson is travelling from Sydney to Melbourne which he believes is the first time this electric-only trip has been done. The journey will...
  • Office 365 inc Office 2013, now free for lots of students and teachers

    Microsoft have made an important change today in the sale of Office. Millions of students across the globe can now get Office for free. If the education organisation you study with has a volume license with Microsoft, you’ll be able to signup to Office 365 with your school email...
  • Students get Office 365 for less than the price of a coffee

    Microsoft Office is used by more than a billion people on the planet, you don’t get to those numbers without being smart about user adoption. Part of the Microsoft’s winning strategy is to get to customers early in their computing lives so the Office applications are engrained in their...
  • Students can now get a Surface RT for US$199 for a limited time

    Microsoft is now offering special pricing on Surface RT directly to schools and universities for a limited time between June 17, 2013 and August 31, 2013. The Microsoft Surface for education offer is available in Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, China, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Korea, Mexico,...
  • Bill Gates on QandA next Tuesday, talking education

    Former Microsoft founder and CEO Bill Gates is set to do a special edition of Q&A next week. At 8.30 on Tuesday, 28th of May, Gates will be interviewed by Q&A host Tony Jones. The show will focus on education and how our teachers can get better with smart...
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