DJs Make Music on Windows 7

Have you ever seen a touchscreen turntable? Neither had I until I learned that they are the future of DJ-ing industry. Turns out that the Emulator software is designed to work on tablets with a Windows 7 operating system. The multi-touch controller, the standard mouse and the interface of the software are controlled in a… Read more

Guest Blogger Tanya Gordon Talks Windows Live Writer

After working professionally at McGraw-Hill as well as prior work in the telecommunications industry, Tanya Gordon relocated to southwest Iowa in conjunction with her husband’s job. She launched Mommy Goggles over 5 years ago, rising to prominence as a national Mom Blogger. In addition, Tanya happily parents two wondrous children who despite best efforts still… Read more

Students, We’ve Got You Covered

While the current school year is coming to a close, it’s never too early to start thinking ahead to next year. Are you about to head to college this fall for the first time? Planning another year on campus?  Worried what next year has in store? Wondering what you’ll need, how you’ll succeed or what… Read more

Collaborating with all the Crew at UC Irvine

Golnaz Alibeigi is a graduating senior at the University of California Irvine studying Film and Media Studies. She has been a member of Windows UCrew for 2 years and feels that it is one of the greatest opportunities she has ever had. Her job is to teach and inform her peers about the benefits of… Read more

Helping the Adult Community Learn the PC Through Windows 7

SeniorNet, a leading technology educator for older adults, is celebrating its 25th Anniversary. SeniorNet’s  new initiative , “Helping Seniors Get Back to Work”, will be announced at their 25th Anniversary celebration on Capitol Hill in Washington DC  on May 19th. The non-profit, which has been around since 1986, has empowered more than one million Baby… Read more

Microsoft Makes Campus Calls

Monday was a beautiful day at MIT – sunny, 70 and the complete opposite of Seattle. Arriving at the college for the Windows Campus Tour, I was excited to spend the day outside learning how students felt about Windows 7 PCs, Xbox 360 and Windows phones. For those of you who don’t know, Windows has… Read more

Celebrating the Winners of our MOFILM Video Contest

The following post has been written by Erika Takeuchi. Erika is on the Windows Advertising & Social Media team where she spends her time creating videos that help bring the Windows story to life.  She has been at Microsoft for 5 years and is happiest when running around on video shoots with her “career-changed” guide… Read more

Windows Video Contest: Win A Trip to Cannes

Windows recently announced the winners of the MOFILM contest, bringing the grand finalist to the Tribeca Film Festival. We were excited by the winning videos and in response have started another online video competition. This time, the winners will win a trip to the 58th international Cannes Lions Festival in France. Here are the details:… Read more