April, 2006

MSN adCenter: May update, June launch Presumably timed to coincide with this year's MSN Strategic Account Summit, this May MSN's adCenter will roll out a major update t ...

April 30, 2006

Amazon drops Google for Windows Live Search on A9 and Alexa Amazon.com has dropped Google Search for Windows Live Search for A9 and Alexa, according to the Google Operating System blog. No official wo ...

April 30, 2006

LiveSide OPML Updated Just to let everyone know, our OPML file of all the sites on our blogroll is completely up to date as of right now. Although, with the feroc ...

April 29, 2006

Windows Live Mail Desktop gets new UI As the Windows Live Mail Desktop Team inches closer to the next beta stage, they've decided to reveal plans for changing the UI in the ...

April 29, 2006

Windows Live Mail gets less Ads Omar Shahine talks indepth about decisions made in designing Windows Live Mail and how they are making some changes to Windows Live Mail tha ...

April 28, 2006

Windows Live Shopping Launched Microsoft has launched the Windows Live Shopping Service today. Give shopping.live.com a try! You can also checking out Windows Live Shoppin ...

April 28, 2006

Windows Live graphics Several people have been asking about the graphic branding Microsoft plans to use for its Windows Live services. While everything is still i ...

April 28, 2006

Windows Live UK promotion site MSN UK have launched a new site to promote Windows Live over at http://www.insiderclub.co.uk. Its not quite finished yet (I'm stuck wai ...

April 28, 2006

Windows Live ID upgrade – New UI and more The rollout of Windows Live ID continues, this time with the new sign-in UI. From the Live ID blog: Today we are rolling out a new sign-in e ...

April 28, 2006

Visit to Microsoft, New Messenger Refresh Coming LiveSide Staff, minus myself, will be up in Redmond next week but I was fortunate enough to have been able to take a short trip up to Micros ...

April 27, 2006

First Deployment of Live ID Nearly Complete Trevin Chow reports from the Windows Live ID blog that the first rollout of Windows Live ID is almost complete. The new centralized login pa ...

April 27, 2006

Blake Irving: Windows Live Explained Mary Jo Foley from Microsoft Watch does an fantastic interview with Windows Live Platform Group leader Blake Irving. Mr. Irving explains wha ...

April 27, 2006

Live Favorites Issue with IE 7 Beta 2 Having troubles with Windows Live Favorites and Internet Explorer 7 Beta 2 (just released Monday night)? The Live Favorites Team discusses a ...

April 26, 2006

Live.com – Do you get it? Some much needed discussion around Live.com, performance, usability, and focus is taking place around the net - started by a post from ...

April 26, 2006

Windows Live Mail – The evolution continues For many users, the change from MSN to Windows Live will be most obvious when they first load their new inbox. The Windows Live user interfa ...

April 26, 2006

LiveSide invades Redmond This coming week (May 1-5) the LiveSide staff will be making the pilgrimage to Microsoft's stronghold, Redmond, WA. Unfortunately Brand ...

April 26, 2006

Two Seattle suburbs team up Valve Software of Bellevue, Washington has committed to developing for Microsoft's (Redmond, WA) Xbox 360. I decided to post this here ...

April 26, 2006

Microsoft promotes customizing your Live.com It is no secret that Microsoft's "Gadgets" are a central focus of the company, with integration already present in Live.com and Windows Vist ...

April 25, 2006

Ready for a new generation of services When Google introduced the GMail beta two years ago on April 1, many thought it was a sly and considered trick aimed at making Microsoft scr ...

April 23, 2006

Microsoft names new head of MSN/Windows Live Microsoft announced Friday that Steve Berkowitz, CEO of Ask.com, will replace David Cole as Senior Vice President in charge of MSN and Windo ...

April 22, 2006