June, 2007

Folders beta closed, for now The Windows Live Folders beta opened up yesterday, and contrary to what we understood, was simply open to the first 5,000 users to get there ...

June 28, 2007

Folders and Photo Gallery announced – more to come this summer Windows Live Folders and Windows Live Photo Gallery are set to begin limited managed betas, according to an announcement by Microsoft today. ...

June 27, 2007

Folders and Photo Gallery are now in beta Well we just got the email, and Windows Live Folders and Windows Live Photo Gallery are now available if you have been invited.  You sh ...

June 27, 2007

A few more details on Windows Live Photo Gallery Brandon LeBlanc over at the Windows Vista Blog has been playing with Windows Live Photo Gallery, and has a nice post up on it. He describes ...

June 27, 2007

The Search Share Battle – does it really matter? The latest comScore numbers, showing Live Search holding steady, but not gaining, at 10.3% of the market share, seems to indicate that Live ...

June 26, 2007

Microsoft going nowhere fast in search share The latest ComScore US internet search results are out, and Microsoft sites still come in a distant third to Google and Yahoo.  Althoug ...

June 23, 2007

@live address questions answered Jacky Mok, another Product Manager for Windows Live in Toronto, has posted some information on the upcoming @live addresses, which he says w ...

June 23, 2007

Windows Live Messenger 8.5 updated – via Windows Update Beta testers running the 8.5 beta version of Messenger were alerted to an update today - for the first time via Windows Update.  While ...

June 22, 2007

Windows Live ID This article will be the first in a short series on incorporating Windows Live ID authentication services into your web site. Windows Live I ...

June 21, 2007

Search for anything (??) with Live Search From Farhan Thawar, the Live Search Program Manager from Toronto, comes this little gem, currently running "in theatres" (in Canada?). Live ...

June 20, 2007

Windows Live Gallery announces first Silver Tier developers Windows Live Gallery recently awarded Silver Tier medals to some top developers, looking to recognize them for their frequent ...

June 19, 2007

Microsoft Enhances Virtual Earth Product in Great Britain With High-Resolution 3-D Height Data From Intermap Technologies Microsoft and Intermap Technologies have today announced the launch of Microsoft’s enhanced Virtual Earth 3-D viewing platform based on ...

June 19, 2007

Microsoft launches new-look MSN for mobile phones The MSN Mobile Team at Microsoft launched a redesigned MSN portal optimized for mobile phones on Sunday, stepping up its offering at a time ...

June 18, 2007

Windows Live Platform discussion on Channel 9 Catherine Heller, Windows Live Technical Evangelist, interviews Group Program Manager Koji Kato and Architect Danny Thorpe of the Windows Li ...

June 18, 2007

Yahoo! replaces CEO with co-founder Jerry Yang Yahoo!'s Chariman and Chief Executive, Terry Semel, is leaving Yahoo! as CEO after joining the company in May 2001.  He ...

June 18, 2007

The death of Flair? Windows Live’s new look The "Flair" user interface (seen above) has become a familiar sight for the users of Windows Live products and services.  It has become ...

June 15, 2007

Taking on another project The last year and a half of working on LiveSide have been absolutely incredible.  I have met a lot of great people, seen a lot of cool ...

June 15, 2007

Project Shutter: A Windows Live photo contest in Asia From our friend Picturepan2 comes news of a Windows Live photography contest in Asia, Project Shutter.  Windows Live users in ...

June 14, 2007

More on the free Outlook Connector beta and other e-mail FAQs As of September 27, 2004, all new Windows Live Hotmail accounts, including Office Live and Custom Domains don't have HTTP [WebDAV] support t ...

June 12, 2007

Internet Explorer 7 optimized for MSN! Although Yahoo! and Google have already released an "optimized" version of Windows Internet Explorer for their services, MSN has f ...

June 12, 2007