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Microsoft will donate $10,000 to save endangered wildlife based on your Zoo Tycoon activity

Microsoft will donate $10,000 to save endangered wildlife based on your Zoo Tycoon activity

Has your mother ever said that play those darn video games will never save the planet? No, she hasn’t? Oh, well – Zoo Tycoon is teaming up with Microsoft and fellow gamers to do just that. The virtual zoo community game that launched on Xbox One will be helping to save endangered animals through a selection of upcoming community challenges. The goals of the community challenges are to...

Michael Archambault 18
US team wins $75K Microsoft Imagine Cup Grant for Windows Phone Malaria-detector

US team wins $75K Microsoft Imagine Cup Grant for Windows Phone Malaria-detector

Team Lifelens, United States. Team members (not in order): Tristan Gibeau, Cy Khormaee, Wilson To, Jason Wakizaka and Helena Xu. We've mentioned Team LifeLens before way back in April 2011. The student group won the Microsoft Imagine Cup back in July for Windows Phone with their app for detecting Malaria. The app itself is part of a package that includes the software, hardware lens and...

Daniel Rubino 10