May, 2007

Windows Live Installer problems? Try this. If you are having problems installing Writer, Messenger 8.5 or Mail, in particular if the the Windows Live installer disappearing halfway th ...

May 31, 2007

Windows Live Writer Beta 2 – Updated Finally Today saw the much anticipated release of the next version of Windows Live Writer having seen no new builds since November. This new release ...

May 30, 2007

Windows Live Messenger 8.5 beta available Along with Windows Live Mail and Writer, Windows Live Messenger 8.5 has also entered beta today. Featuring the new Windows Live UI that we s ...

May 30, 2007

Windows Live Mail goes into beta After a long wait since the last build of Windows Live Mail desktop beta, the new free email client from Microsoft Windows Live Mail has lau ...

May 30, 2007

3D Virtual Earth imagery added for New York City Up until today, the most notable absence from Virtual Earth's catalog of 3D imagery was, without a doubt, New York City.  Fortunat ...

May 29, 2007

Leaked Windows Live Messenger 8.5 turns up more surprises For those of you who haven't seen it at mess.be, the leaked Messenger 8.5 build contained some hidden but basic Windows Live Folders integra ...

May 29, 2007

Windows Live FolderShare Beta – there is still hope Looks like there is a ray of hope for those FolderShare users who've been out in the cold since Microsoft's acquisiton of Byt ...

May 28, 2007

Windows Live Favorites goes mobile All has been quiet over at Windows Live Favorites since they released into v1. A recent update however has seen them add some hidden mobile ...

May 28, 2007

Windows Live Messenger, Mail and Writer betas – signup now A new beta program for "Messenger, Mail, and Writer" was just added to Microsoft Connect suggesting that these three programs will be r ...

May 28, 2007

Windows Live Messenger 8.5 – A First Look The guys over at Messenger Adictos have made available the Spanish version of the next version of Windows Live Messenger, 8.5. The inst ...

May 27, 2007

Windows Live OneCare 1.6 out? Not just yet. Some sites are reporting that Windows Live OneCare 1.6 is now available for download. Unfortunately if you go to onecare.live.com you'l ...

May 25, 2007

Popfly: more cool stuff from Microsoft (??) More buzz around the net about another pretty cool looking Web 2.0 product - and like Silverlight, yes it's from Microsoft.  Currently ...

May 21, 2007

Microsoft to acquire digital ad agency aQuantive Microsoft just announced they are to buy aQuantive, gaining "interactive agency Avenue A | Razorfish, digital marketing technology provider ...

May 18, 2007

Mail gadget for Live.com is back After having to pull the gadget because of some security issues, the Live.com blog has just announced that it's back.  The gadget adds ...

May 18, 2007

Gadget Vs Gadget Are you Canadian? Do you have a cool idea for a gadget, whether it be a sidebar gadget or web (live.com/spaces) gadget? Does it involve a Wi ...

May 18, 2007

New search site – Imagine Live Search A new Live Search site was brought to our attention recently (thanks Jamie), http://search.imagine-live.com/. What's obviously dif ...

May 17, 2007

Expo adds new features, improves performance Windows Live Expo, the free "social classified" ads offering, has just added some new features, including the ability to send an alert to se ...

May 17, 2007

LiveSino.net Returns One of the most amazing things about working on LiveSide is the realization of how international we are.  We've been watching the numbe ...

May 17, 2007

Silly marketing, con’t: Live Search club Here's a new site where you can win prizes for playing (pretty easy) games; Live Search Club.     In a funny coincidence, I saw th ...

May 16, 2007

The end of start.com Well this is kind of sad.  Sanaz Ahari announced on the Start.com blog today that in one week (May 22, 2007), start.com will redirect t ...

May 16, 2007