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Microsoft Ventures A Coordinated Global Program for Startup

‘Microsoft Ventures’ takes a holistic approach, featuring a community evangelism program including BizSpark, an accelerator program and a seed fund that works with startups worldwide.

Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 Localized for 15 Markets; Visual Studio 2010 SP1 Update Now Available!

Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 Localized for 15 MarketsMicrosoft Dynamics NAV 2013 Localized for 15 Markets

Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 is now localized for 15 markets: Australia, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, India, Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom, United States and international English.

Microsoft says other localized versions are on the way, “but we don’t have dates to share yet.”

Windows 8 Has a Problem ‘it really can boot up too quickly’; $15 Upgrade to Pro; Up to 500M Windows 8 Users by End of 2013; 30 to Launch for Windows 8!

Microsoft today revealed that Windows 8 boot is now so fast that when you need to enter the setup menu, by pressing F2/F8 during boot, there is literally no time to do it. “So quickly, in fact, that there is no longer time for anything to interrupt boot.”

“When you turn on a …

Visual Studio Achievements for Windows Azure with 15 New Azure Achievements Now Available!

Thanks to an extension to the Visual Studio Achievements, beginning today developers coding in Windows Azure can now unlock 15 new achievements and earn badges by performing Azure development activities.

Since January, when Visual Studio Achievements first released — more than 80,000 downloads (and counting) fo the …

Microsoft Accelerator for Windows Azure for Startups Announced; Applications through June 29, 2012

Microsoft Accelerator for Windows AzureMicrosoft Accelerator for Windows Azure

Microsoft Accelerator for Windows Azure leveraging Microsoft’s open and flexible cloud platform announced today is powered by TechStars. “Through this program, Microsoft and TechStars will help entrepreneurs, engineers and innovators to bring to life a wide range of business ideas that leverage the limitless possibilities enabled by Windows Azure,” informs Sam …

Microsoft BizSpark Plus Offers Startups $60,000 in Windows Azure Cloud Services

Microsoft BizSpark Plus Offers %60,000 worth of Windows Azure cloud servicesMicrosoft BizSpark Plus Offers %60,000 worth of Windows Azure cloud servicesMicrosoft BizSpark Plus announced today is offering startups $60,000 worth of Windows Azure cloud-computing and storage services under a program working with startup accelerator TechStars.

BizSpark Plus Program Overview DiagramBizSpark Plus Program Overview Diagram“BizSpark Plus is an extension of the Microsoft BizSpark program, designed to accelerate the success of startups around the world. BizSpark Plus works through …

MSDN Subscribers Get Upto $3,700.00 in Annual Windows Azure Benefits at ‘No Charge’

MSDN Offers Subscribers Up to $3,700 in Annual Windows Azure BenefitsMSDN Offers Subscribers Up to $3,700 in Annual Windows Azure BenefitsMicrosoft Developer Network (MSDN) is offering its subscribers — up to $3,700 in annual Windows Azure benefits. “If you are an existing Visual Studio Professional, Premium or Ultimate with MSDN subscriber, you get free access to Windows Azure each month, and up to $3,700.00 in annual Windows Azure benefits at no charge,” reads …

Amazon Web Services Adds Windows Server to AWS Free Usage Tier

Amazon Web Services Adds Windows Server to Free Usage TierAmazon Web Services Adds Windows Server to Free Usage TierAmazon customers can now run their Microsoft Windows Server applications within the Amazon Web Services (AWS) “Free Usage Tier,” a program designed to help new AWS customers get started in the cloud, Amazon announced.

“The AWS Free Usage Tier addition joins a number of recent AWS service extensions to support Windows …

BizSpark program and Bing Booster Joins The RocketSpace Corporate Ambassador Program

Bing BoosterBing BoosterBing, Microsoft’s decision engine recently created the Bing Booster, a pilot feedback program in partnership with Microsoft BizSpark available in select US tech hubs – New York City, Boston, San Francisco/Bay Area – designed to help accelerate the success of startups by offering at no cost, tools and resources, technical guidance and market …

Microsoft BizSpark Driving 45,000 Startups Worldwide

Microsoft BizSpark program kicked off three years ago, today, provides valuable assistance to more than 45,000 startups worldwide, revealed Dan’l Lewin, cvp, Strategic & Emerging Business Development, Microsoft.

BizSpark partners range from traditional VC-funded startups, to garage-style startups with limited resources, to the entrepreneurial small business person growing their business through technology.

Microsoft BizSpark and Cloud Computing with Jim O’Neil and Dave Nielsen [Video]

Microsoft BizSpark is a global program that helps software startups succeed by giving them access to Microsoft software development tools, connecting them with key industry players, including investors, and providing marketing visibility to help entrepreneurs starting a business. Windows Azure is available through BizSpark, and Cloud Computing provides significant advantages for start-up companies.

Digital Folio’s Visual SmartSearch Online Comparison Shopping Tool

Digital Folio, a BizSpark One startup, joins forces with major retailers like Wal-Mart, Target and Sears to deliver a multichannel shopping experience that makes online comparison shopping easier, faster and more fun for consumers.

Digital Folio’s online comparison shopping tool “Visual SmartSearch” beta allows shoppers to search for groceries, appliances and cameras using …

Soundtrckr Leveraging Microsoft Cloud Tech Mashes Internet Radio with Social Networking and Location-awareness

Soundtrckr, a BizSpark One startup, mashes Internet radio with social networking and location-awareness to help users create a soundtrack for their lives.

Soundtrckr blends Internet radio with social networking and location-awareness. With it, people can play music they enjoy, find people nearby who are playing other types of music, …

Microsoft’s Next Internal Competition for Next Generation of Innovators

Microsoft Next is an internal company competition created to showcase how Microsoft people and technology are helping individuals and communities around the world and to offer the creators a chance to showcase their projects on a global scale.

Today, 30 individuals have been recognized as members of the “Global Microsoft Next.” To view …

Mount Everest Travel Experiences Made Easy with PEAK 15 Systems

PEAK 15 Systems, a BizSpark One startup, provides tour operators with the software they need to build you the trip of a lifetime. Anyone can go online to quickly purchase airline tickets or find a cheap hotel room, but when it comes to planning a truly unique travel experience, most people need the help of …