Author Archive | Colin Beagrie

Preparing for Applicants Day – Part II

Since my original posting about preparing for Applicants Day, things have moved on quite dramatically. We now have a much more cemented in timetable for our Microsoft visitor. now we have spaces set aside for our lecturers and current student population to meet with a Microsoft representative to see how we can work more closely […]

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Free software from Dreamspark

All students in the School of Computing are entitled to access DreamSpark Premium. Dreamspark Premium was previously known as MSDNAA and allows free access to developer tools, operating systems and server applications.  The only change made to the programs is the name and associated branding on the e-academy WebStores. All available software titles, services and support […]

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Microsoft Windows Phone Camp – 7th March 2012

Microsoft is coming to the Robert Gordon University on Wednesday 7th of March! We want to give you the chance to develop your own phone app to be published on the Windows Phone Marketplace!   Windows Phones really are the next big thing in smartphone technology, and there is no better chance than now to […]

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dePICT project II – Social Media Strategy

I have managed to get myself involved with a second dePICT project. The first project was last year with U18 ltd (Read about it here) and once again I am involved due to my interest in Social Media, this time I am going to be responsible for developing the Social Media Strategy for a local software […]

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dePICT project I – U18 Ltd

Last July I got the opportunity to take part in a dePICT project. dePICT is an RGU led initiative to support businesses in their ICT product research and development. The following is extracted from their webpage on the website:   Our aim is to help you create new and improved products with increased marketability and […]

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