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Imagine Cup Junior AI for Good Challenge

Microsoft announces winners of the Imagine Cup Junior AI for Good Challenge 2021

Ten teams from across the globe are winners of the first Imagine Cup Junior AI for Good Challenge. The competition is an extension of the Microsoft Imagine Cup and targets secondary school students. Thousands of students, aged 13 through 18, participated in this year’s competition to come up with ideas

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become a software developer

#MSBuild : Learn how to become a software developer, Python, C#, Visual Studio Code, GitHub

How do you become a software developer? What are the skills necessary and the pathways available to becoming a software developer? If you have these and many other questions like these then keep reading. It is Microsoft Build this week and Microsoft is hosting free sessions hosted by software engineers,

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Azure Specialization courses

Microsoft brings three new Azure Specialization courses to Coursera

Coursera is collaborating with Microsoft to bring opportunities for skilling in Azure to its 80 million learners. The partnership will see Coursera offer three Microsoft Azure Specialization courses on its platform. Launching immediately is Azure Fundamentals which gives learners a foundational understanding of Azure cloud services. It also gives basic

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digital skills

1.1M Africans acquire digital skills during COVID-19

Microsoft is announcing it has helped over 30 million people in 249 countries and territories acquire digital skills. Out of this, over one million learners across Africa participated in the Microsoft Global Skills program. The global skills initiative offers free online courses across Microsoft, LinkedIn, and GitHub learning platforms. It

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Microsoft certifications exam discount

Five Microsoft fundamentals and eight role-based certifications discounted at $15

From now till the end of the year, you can schedule select Microsoft certifications at a discounted price of fifteen Dollars. These include five fundamentals certifications and eight role-based certifications. Anyone who schedules an exam under this initiative will have until March 31st 2021 to complete the examination. Unless the

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beginners in tech microsoft event developer

Microsoft introduces StartDevChange event for beginners in tech

Microsoft is introducing a two-day virtual event aimed at beginners in tech. The event dubbed Start. Dev. Change. targets beginners that are looking to learn new software development skills. The virtual event is scheduled to take place on October 14 and 15 starting at 3 pm GMT each day. The Start.

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Machine Learning Scholarship Program Udacity Microsoft

Udacity, Microsoft announce Machine Learning Scholarship Program

Online learning platform, Udacity and Microsoft are introducing a new training program collaboration. The collaboration will see Udacity host various courses on Microsoft's Azure cloud services. The partnership will start with a Machine Learning Scholarship Program for Microsoft Azure. The Machine Learning scholarship program will start with a two-month-long low-code

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Microsoft Digital Literacy Course south Africa

Standard Bank offers free Microsoft Digital Literacy Course to all South Africans

Standard Bank is offering a free online Microsoft Digital Literacy Course to all South Africans in partnership with Pioneering Solutions Studio. The courses focus on generic ICT skills and concepts. How to use a computer and the Internet. keeping yourself and your computer safe online. As well as how to use

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Global AI Bootcamp

Learn about Artificial Intelligence, join the Global AI Bootcamp meetups in Ghana

Global AI Bootcamp is here in Ghana. Interested in learning about artificial intelligence(AI), and Microsoft Azure? Then the Global AI Bootcamp presents that opportunity. Join others learners worldwide in the one day, free event at a local meetup near you. The Global AI Bootcamp is a free one-day event. Organized

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