Pakistan has joined the league of some of the top countries of the world by providing a Certification from Home Platform for Microsoft Certifications for its students. An agreement was reached between the Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan and Microsoft to provide this Certification free of cost to the first 2000 students who register for the opportunity. It’s a major step not only for bridging the gap between education and employability, but also for helping students acquire professional skills while they have more time during this Covid period. ... Read More.
Our world has changed dramatically over the last couple of months and in an effort to keep the wheels turning, companies across the world are switching to remote work … and Microsoft is no different”. This statement was issued by Microsoft today while sharing guidelines to keep devices safe from cyberattacks. Earlier this month, the company asked tens of thousands of its employees from around the globe to work from home. “A decision not made lightly as we all try to navigate the challenges of juggling the demands of home... Read More.
As the novel Coronavirus spreads like wildfire across countries, Microsoft’s Bing team has launched a web portal to track its progress worldwide. The website provides up-to-date infection statistics for each country. An interactive map allows users to click on the country to see the specific number of cases and related articles from a variety of publishers. According to sources, data is being aggregated from sources like the World Health Organization (WHO), the US Centers for .. The tool will triage people who are concerned about their COVID-19... Read More.
Microsoft in collaboration with the Punjab School Education Department, Punjab TEVTA and Punjab Group of Colleges hosted a seminar in Education dubbed ‘Microsoft Edu Day’. The seminar brought together delegates from across the region to showcase the latest technology designed specifically for the education sector to promote immersive, inclusive and 21st century learning. The event was graced by Provincial Minister of Punjab for School Education, Dr. Murad Raas; Chairman Punjab TEVTA, Mr. Ali Salman Siddiqui; Director Technical, Sindh Education Foundation, Ms. Shahpara Rizvi; Advisor to Education Minister Punjab; Ms.... Read More.