November, 2008

A look at the Dynamic Themes in Windows Live Wave 3 Over at The Space Craft blog the Windows Live Spaces team had written up an overview of the upcoming Windows Live Profile, and of course her ...

November 29, 2008

Is it On again? Times of London reporting $20B MSFT-YHOO deal A piece in the online version of Sunday’s Times of London is reporting that Microsoft and Yahoo are in talks again, in a complex deal ...

November 29, 2008

Windows Live Agents 5.1 SDK released, to be retired in 2009 The Windows Live Agents team blog just updated announcing the release of the Windows Live Agents 5.1 SDK. This is also apparently the last v ...

November 26, 2008

Microsoft releases new Windows Live Agents version and announces its retirement Over at the Windows Live Agents Team blog, the team just announced the final release of the Windows Live Agents 5.1 SDK. With Windows Live A ...

November 25, 2008

Deep Zoom Composer Updated: Seajax Support, New API, And More! The Deep Zoom Composer got an update. What’s new in this release: - Seadragon Ajax Support, you can now export your compositions as a ...

November 25, 2008

Check your website for malware: Live Search Webmaster Tools fall update Our friends at Live Search Webmaster Tools have released a new fall update, which includes some new and improved tools for dealing with malw ...

November 25, 2008

Hotmail Team Listens To Feedback, Continues Updates The Hotmail Team truly listens to your feedback and acts upon it. Over the last few weeks they’ve rolled out fixes that resolved many of the ...

November 25, 2008

Client and Server side interaction using VS 2008 ASP.NET AJAX Overview In our previous article "invoking server side code using AJAX" (http://www.viawindowslive.com/Articles/VirtualEarth/Invokingse ...

November 24, 2008

Microsoft takes control of Kumo.com domain – watch out for the Live Search rebrand A few months ago Mary Jo Foley got a tip about some new brand names that were being considered for Live Search. One of these, Kumo, jumped o ...

November 23, 2008

Creating a Web Messenger control from Scratch – Part 9 After a little break due to a very heavy work schedule, we’re back with Part 9 of this mini-series explaining how to create a Web Mess ...

November 21, 2008

Windows Live Sync to be released next month We told you that Windows Live FolderShare will be rebranded as Windows Live Sync. We also reported that Windows Live Sync will play a part i ...

November 21, 2008

Windows Live and SkyDrive: safe havens for spam? A blog post today on a Washington Post blog, Brian Kreb’s Security Fix, pointing to the Spamhaus.org Top 10 list, reports that Windows Live, ...

November 21, 2008

Conversational Questions Now Allowed On QnA QnA was originally designed to provide quality answers to search engines, Live Search in particular, but the Community wants and needs more ...

November 20, 2008

Tracking Wild Fires With Pitney Bowes And Virtual Earth We already told you where you can report Storms and track Hurricanes with Virtual Earth, now you can also track fires (US)! Pitney Bowes cre ...

November 20, 2008

Windows Live Spaces Wave 3 Update Promises Cleaner, Better Looking Space Just like the other sites/services, Windows Live Spaces is also getting a Wave 3 overhaul. Can’t stay behind now can they? Over at The Space ...

November 19, 2008

LiveFX + Windows Live ID Client SDK = Safer Program Building an application that uses the LiveFX is easy. So is building an application that uses Windows Live ID. Using the Windows Live ID Cli ...

November 19, 2008

OneCare and Morro: New Direction, or Fail? Microsoft announced today that after June 30, 2009, Windows Live OneCare will be shut down, and that Microsoft is working on a new, free, sm ...

November 19, 2008

Microsoft discontinues Windows Live OneCare – offers lightweight alternative for free Microsoft just announced that it is discontinuing Windows Live OneCare from 2009, replacing it with a free lightweight alternative, codename ...

November 18, 2008

WWT: Explore The Universe With WALL•E And Andrew Stanton Microsoft Research teamed up with Disney•Pixar and created a virtual tour of the universe hosted by none other then……WALL ...

November 18, 2008

Looking at the past – a vision for Messenger four years ago Looking through my files today, I came across a set of “MSN Wave 11” (v7) concept images that were released back in December 2004, when Wind ...

November 18, 2008