New Soapbox and MSN Video launched

As we posted earlier, a new relaunched MSN Soapbox has been announced, and is available for trial for those who are in the Soapbox beta.  In addition, a new version of MSN Videos, at next.video.msn.com has launched as well, and is available for anyone to view.

From the Soapbox on MSN Video blog:

Completely reworked from the ground up, the new Soapbox on MSN video now offers a clean UI with improved navigation and performance.

Some of the Upgraded Features:

– Scalable Page. Change the size of your browser and the thumbnails and page will scale dynamically.

– New Player with integrated Playlists and Progessive Download Indicators.

– Playlist Functionality. Each time you watch a video it is automatically added to the playlist.

   The Playlist can also be shared.

– Improved Fullscreen Experience

– Video Gallery Sorts. Sort by Hour, Day etc.

– Updated Embedded Player with clean design and Playlist features

Read more on the Soapbox Video blog