February, 2006

Windows Live Mail Desktop During my interview with Phil Holden, Director of Windows Live, we discussed the upcoming beta of Windows Live Mail Desktop. This free deskt ...

February 28, 2006

Interview with Phil Holden #2 This interview with Phil mainly focuses on Windows Live Mail and the upcoming Windows Live Mail Desktop Client. This is the first of several ...

February 28, 2006

Windows Live Local Preview: StreetSide edition In yet another Windows Live update coming this week, the Live Local team (formerly VirtualEarth) will release a technical preview at http:// ...

February 28, 2006

Windows Live Messenger update tonight Leah has posted over at the Windows Live Messenger blog some screenshots and a feature list of the semi-public beta build 566. Yes its still ...

February 28, 2006

Kahuna milestone 5 details announced and we have screenshots! Steve Kafka, PM of Hotmail, today blogged about the new features of the "M5" release of Windows Live Mail beta [codename Kahuna], ...

February 28, 2006

MSN adCenter begins pilot in the states Today MSN Advertising sent e-mails to customers announcing the availability of the MSN adCenter pilot in the USA. adCenter [codename Moonsho ...

February 28, 2006

Expo Beta to launch next week Yes along with beta refreshes from the Messenger and Mail teams, this week will also see the opening of Windows Live Expo to a much wider au ...

February 26, 2006

Windows Live Mail Update to M5 Expected Windows Live Mail (the Kahuna beta) is expected to update to a new milestone, M5, this week, LiveSide has learned. Included in the new versi ...

February 26, 2006

The LiveSide Manifesto As we batten down the hatches in preparation for what is shaping up to be a banner week, we thought we would take the time to publish some g ...

February 25, 2006

A Public Service Announcement from Live.com The Live.com team has thrown up a post on their blog to address the issues that Live.com has been having recently. The problem mainly revolv ...

February 25, 2006

WL Search cat crawls out of bag Well when there's not much news to report, you dig around in the blogs. While we're waiting for new releases (WLMessenger, Mail, L ...

February 23, 2006

Windows Live Mail “M5” and Messenger refresh – all coming soon Along with the new Vista CTP many Microsoft testers are expecting today, there are several Windows Live programs that will be undergoing ref ...

February 22, 2006

Custom Domains owners get bombarded with Live Mail invitations As of today, all Windows Live Domains, users have recieved 40 invitations to the Windows Live Mail beta to distribute amongst those who they ...

February 22, 2006

Expo expands to include Expedia No official announcement on this yet, but it seems as though the expansion of Expo is continuing, this time with Expedia employees getting a ...

February 21, 2006

Windows Live Family Safety Settings Beta Expands Today, Microsoft rolled out more invitations to test its new product, Windows Live Family Safety Settings. Windows Live Family Safety Settin ...

February 21, 2006

David Cole, Senior VP MSN & Personal Services Group, leaves the company David Cole, who has been with Microsoft for nearly 20 years, and the MSN division for the last 6, announced to employees Friday that he will ...

February 19, 2006

MSN Search “a step closer” to becoming Windows Live Search Info World is reporting that the newly re-designed MSN Search home page will be re-branded Windows Live Search before the end of June, accor ...

February 17, 2006

DirecTV Coming to Your 360? At this year's CES, Microsoft announced a partnership with DirecTV to bring more content into the living room. It seems we are starting ...

February 17, 2006

Windows Live Favorites Refresh Release Imminent Today, Microsoft notified testers of Windows Live Favorites, its "roaming favorites" solution, of the impending release of new fea ...

February 16, 2006

Windows Live Family Safety Settings Finally a new Windows Live service to blog about (the first of several!): Family Safety Settings is an easy-to-use parental control applicat ...

February 16, 2006