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Tech Clubs in WOWZAPP Finland

I took aside a few minutes and sat down with some of the Tech Clubs that gathered to WOWZAPP FI 2012. Advertisements

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*que epic orchestra music* Are you readyyyyyy? For the most epicly mind-blowing hackathon extravaganza superduperness of the year?

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OneNote – quick, simple and fun way to take notes!

If I had to name one Microsoft’s software product that is hugely underrated, that would be Microsoft OneNote. This neat little Office tool has been around nearly ten years, but I can name only a handful of my friends who … Continue reading

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Toast notifications with Windows Phone 7.5 and Azure

Toast notifications are one kind of push notifications. They are sent by a web service and can be received by a phone even when it doesn’t have your application open. They work like SMS and Facebook messaging on Windows Phone, … Continue reading

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Events coming your way this fall!

It’s been a super-hectic beginning of fall, but some really cool stuff is still to come. Get your calendars ready and organize your shizzle before you miss out! Here’s a definitive guide of DO-NOT-MISS things happening around Finland! Holler if … Continue reading

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We’re looking for students to join Microsoft Finland’s Windows Student Ambassador crew!

UPDATE: We received a vast amount of applications to the Student Ambassador program and we got great people on board! Currently we are no longer looking for new applicants. PÄIVITYS: Hakuilmoituksemme ylitti odotukset ja ohjelma on nyt täynnä huippuporukkaa! Tältä … Continue reading

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Effect of exposure to app downloads: experiences from Web Tiles

In December 2011 I got an idea for a Windows Phone app that would allow the user to select an area from any web page and get it shown as a Live Tile that would update automatically. Long story short, … Continue reading

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