January, 2006

Office Live Beta Emails Appear Earlier today, emails were sent to those who signed up on the Office Live Beta site: Microsoft Office Live is just around the corner. Whethe ...

January 31, 2006

Xbox 360 Dashboard Update Earlier today, Microsoft pushed an update to the Xbox 360 Dashboard through its Live service. The update takes, in total, about a minute. Th ...

January 30, 2006

Interview with Phil Holden, Director of Windows Live This is a short interview I did with Phil talking about Windows Live and where it is heading in the next year. Summary:0.00 Introduction0.56 ...

January 30, 2006

Talking With Torres I sat down with Mike Torres, Lead Program Manager for MSN Spaces to talk about the recent Spaces 10.5 release. Here's some key points i ...

January 30, 2006

Windows Live Messenger FAQ updated We posted this great FAQ that Scott Lovegrove has put together earlier, but I had to post it again. Scott has revamped the site to look like ...

January 30, 2006

Live Contact integration in existing Windows Live services A few days back I posted about Live Contacts, the new service that was released in beta form alongside Spaces 10.5. One thing I didn't ...

January 29, 2006

Windows Live Session summary Last night saw the first Windows Live Session in the UK, hosted at MSN London. Phil Holden gave some good demos of Windows Live beta product ...

January 27, 2006

Microsoft Research and MSN launch Live Labs In a press announcement yesterday, Microsoft revealed the formation of Live Labs, a partnership between Microsoft Research and MSN "tha ...

January 26, 2006

Full Auto demo is on Xbox Live Marketplace The Full Auto demo is up and ready to be played, so go grab it! 

January 26, 2006

Spaces and sponsored listings update After jumping on this story yesterday, a few small updates came to light. First was the possibility of multiple partners, including Amazon.c ...

January 26, 2006

TechCrunch at SearchChamps – the non NDA version Michael Arrington posts what he can from Search Champs, news about three not so new but still cool Windows Live features. Apparantly Sanaz ( ...

January 26, 2006

K Spot on Spaces 10.5 Looking for a little more info on Spaces 10.5? A good place to start is with Karen Luk , a Spaces program manager who has posted three compl ...

January 26, 2006

MSN Spaces 10.5 Launched We told you it was coming, and here it is. This evening marks the launch of MSN Spaces 10.5, the first major Spaces upgrade since its origin ...

January 26, 2006

What is Live Contacts? I posted yesterday about some of the things we can expect in the next update of Spaces, one of which was Live Contacts. This new service has ...

January 25, 2006

MSN Spaces to partner with ad services In its imminent update, MSN Spaces is to partner with Kanoodle, in order to bring pay-per-click advertising opportunities to its users. Spac ...

January 25, 2006

Windows Live Messenger Build 369 This morning, several testers are reporting that Messenger auto-update has upgraded their version of the Messenger Beta client to build 369. ...

January 25, 2006

Windows Live Favorites due for an update, Bink says Bink.nu posted some of the text of an email to Windows Live Favorites beta testers, setting the next update of the beta bits in the fourth w ...

January 25, 2006

Spaces moves towards becoming Live This week MSN Spaces moves closer to the portfolio of Windows Live services with the launch of its 10.5 release. This long overdue upgrade t ...

January 24, 2006

Office Live offers sophisticated Business Applications Office Live, a three-tiered set of internet services aimed at small and very small businesses, will offer not only simple website and email ...

January 23, 2006

Windows Live Sessions hit the road This week the new initiative launched by MSN, Windows Live Sessions, hits Europe, with Paris, Munich and London playing host to marketing gu ...

January 22, 2006