Category Archives: Education

In memory of Paul Allen with his own words

The event that started everything for us business-wise was when I found an article in a 1971 electronics magazine about Intel’s 4004 chip, which was the world’s first microprocessor… This was before Bill and l, ever started Microsoft. We had … Continue reading

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Bringing AI to Excel—4 new features announced today at Ignite

Excel’s power comes from its simplicity. At its core, Excel is three things: cells of data laid out in rows and columns, a powerful calculation engine, and a set of tools for working with the data. The result is an … Continue reading

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WEF: These US tech giants have the most AI-related patents

Artificial Intelligence is transforming the way we live, and the tech giants are racing to stay ahead of the curve. “The coming era will be looked back upon as the ‘AI era,’ when AI became the defining competitive advantage for … Continue reading

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Girls in STEM – 1st AI bootcamp in Athens

The future is the promise of a generation. A unique Microsoft A.I. bootcamp in Athens designed to empower girls in STEM ( Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) with participation from 16 countries. Video here

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20 Ways Blockchain Will Transform (Okay, May Improve) Education

With assistance from Educause and CB Insights, we’ve identified 20 ways that DLT could be deployed by school districts, networks, postsecondary institutions and community-based organizations to improve learning opportunities. Full article here

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Schoolteacher uses PowerApps to transform classroom management and motivate students

Learn about Brian Dang, an educator who is using PowerApps to revolutionize teaching. From the beginning of his teaching career, Mr. Dang relied on spreadsheets to keep track of his third and fourth graders’ classroom activity. In early 2016, Mr. … Continue reading

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Gartner Blog Network: Data Center is Dead

Infrastructure and operations (I&O) leaders today face a daunting challenge. The IT they have known for decades is changing — radically. IT’s primary function will be to enable the business to be more agile, to enter new markets more quickly, … Continue reading

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