September, 2006

Messenger blog suffers loss Yes its true, Leah from the Messenger team, and of (almost) filmstar fame is leaving Microsoft today. We can't highlight every employee ...

September 30, 2006

Expo launches UK Beta After its US release a while back, Expo has finally launched in limited beta at http://expo.live.co.uk/ today. Windows Live Expo is Microsof ...

September 29, 2006

Windows Live Writer 1.0 (Beta) Update with Windows Live Gallery Just got word from Scott Lovegrove that as a result of all the feedback the Windows Live Writer Team receieved after their initial Windows L ...

September 28, 2006

Watermarks for Windows Live Alerts Brandon points out that Bink is testing a new service from Windows Live Alerts, one that will let website owners replace the alert bell in t ...

September 27, 2006

Microsoft and Yahoo recognize their love publicly After announcing the landmark agreement, and testing the service, Microsoft and Yahoo are going to be formally linked together on Wednesday. ...

September 27, 2006

A new era of advertising from Microsoft At Advertising Week 2006 in New York, Microsoft is set to unveil a new unified global advertising initiative.  Under Digital Adver ...

September 26, 2006

Windows Live Gallery gets update Windows Live Gallery, the central hosting area for 3rd party development projects relating to Windows Live has just been updated.New additio ...

September 26, 2006

Windows Live Search new partner for China Telecom Microsoft has joined with China Telecom, with 210 million phone subscribers and 80 million internet clients, to provide Windows Live Se ...

September 25, 2006

Record TV on Media Center from your mobile device The Windows Live  Invasion of the Robots contest has ended, but there's still time to vote for your favorite RobotInvader.  One of ...

September 24, 2006

LiveSide adds mobile capabilities Our guy Nick, Community Server MVP and all around good guy, has just added /mobile/ to our site.  Now when you sign in on a mobile devi ...

September 24, 2006

Microsoft and Nokia team up on search Although bitter rivals in the past, Microsoft and Nokia are teaming up to bring Live Search to the mobile device.  This will add Micros ...

September 22, 2006

Expo adds job listings, PayPal, more Windows Live Expo has just announced a new update to the service, including integrated payment via PayPal, job listings via CareerBuilder, f ...

September 21, 2006

Has “Live” gone out of fashion? First it was Warhol becoming MSN Soapbox. Next up is Search Center, the latest program which surprisingly will be losing ...

September 21, 2006

Windows Live News on a Tuesday night While we're waiting to get a peek at Soapbox (well more than the dancing butterfly, anyway), here's some Windows Live news:Danny T ...

September 20, 2006

Interview with the Windows Live Mail desktop team I got a chance to talk with the Windows Live Mail desktop team earlier this week and ask them a few questions about this week's refresh ...

September 20, 2006

Faceted Search – Text mining for Windows Live Search? Paula Hane at Information Today writes about a new search technology that may soon be included in Windows Live Search - faceted search. ...

September 20, 2006

MSN Soapbox Video Upload beta to begin on Tuesday MSN Soapbox, which we wrote about on Sept. 7, the user uploaded feature now in internal beta as "Warhol" is set to be released int ...

September 19, 2006

Windows Live Mail Desktop refresh available! Yes, the week has only just begun and already we have a new beta build to play with. The latest beta refresh of Mail Desktop (Buil ...

September 18, 2006

Office Live: Will it include Works? Office Live, the web hosting, custom domain, and website creator, may soon be incorporating another feature: an online version of Microsoft ...

September 17, 2006

Virtual Earth updates SDK: Version 3.1 includes new map contols A new version of the Virtual Earth SDK is out, that's the very nicely done interactive SDK at dev.live.com.  New features include: ...

September 17, 2006