April, 2009

Microsoft’s new free anti-malware solution gets closer: a new name for Morro? Last year Microsoft announced that it would end support for Windows Live OneCare, and turn instead to develop a new, free security product, ...

April 30, 2009

Live Search turns off search crawler, starts SEM blog series Search Engine Roundtable has been following a thread at WebMaster World concerning some disturbing behavior from MSNbot, the crawler Live Se ...

April 29, 2009

Windows Live Video Messages Has Now Been Updated To Wave 3 Windows Live Video Messages has now been updated to Wave3, as promised nearly 2 weeks ago. As you can see it now has the Wave 3 header, so y ...

April 29, 2009

Virtual Earth Imagery Release, April 2009 This month’s Virtual Earth imagery release is 9+ TB of data, all ortho again, covering over 1 million square kilometers of Earth. There have ...

April 29, 2009

Tellme coming soon to Windows Mobile 6.5 Microsoft bought Tellme back in March of 2007, and released an app for Blackberry last year, so we’ve been expecting to hear the news that c ...

April 29, 2009

More Tough Love: LiveSide interviews Danny Sullivan about Live Search Danny Sullivan, Editor in Chief of Search Engine Land, conference organizer for Search Marketing Expos and Search Marketing Now, and all aro ...

April 29, 2009

Visualizing Swine Flu On Virtual Earth The Swine Flu, who hasn’t heard of it yet, and who isn’t tracking it? It’s all over the news; tv, sites, the blogosphere and twitter of cour ...

April 29, 2009

Live Mesh updated for Mobile, Mac, Live Desktop A new service update is now available for Live Mesh Mac, Mobile, and Live Mesh Desktop has been updated as well, according to a post on the ...

April 28, 2009

Windows Live Profile (April) update is here! As announced one week ago, the newly updated Windows Live Profile has been rolled out to all users now! A summary of all the changes that we ...

April 28, 2009

Windows Live Web Toolbar – How to integrate into your site

April 27, 2009

BuddyFuse, Connecting The Social BuddyFuse, created by Dutch Computer Science student and former Microsoft Intern Yousef El-Dardiry, Jeroen Bransen and friends, integrates t ...

April 27, 2009

Countdown to Kumo? Neowin reader spots 40 day clock A post on a Neowin forum crossed our path this weekend (thanks for the tip, CalumJR!): apparently the poster was hanging out at Bldg 88 (whi ...

April 26, 2009

Windows Live Home New Feature: Word-wheel Contact Search in Header Search Bar It seems like Windows Live Home has been silently updated overnight with a few new hidden features. Sunshine already uncovered one for us a ...

April 25, 2009

Live Search cashback “exponentially growing”: 5M pageviews and 10k purchases every day Live Search cashback hasn’t publically shared many numbers that we’ve seen, so these numbers kind of jumped off the screen when we noticed t ...

April 25, 2009

Some more on those MSNbot complaints Yesterday the Live Search Webmaster blog posted on how to send feedback on MSNbot behavior, which Sunshine reported.  While it doesn’t ...

April 24, 2009

Live Search: What To Do When You Have Complaints About MSNbot Making improvements to the quality and depth of the Live Search index often affects how MSNBot collects data. So what if you have complaints ...

April 24, 2009

Photosynth Experimental Viewer Now Main Viewer For Photosynth Some news we’ve missed out on: Photosynth got updated again. The experimental Silverlight viewer has now become the main Photosynth viewer. ...

April 23, 2009

Home.live.com: Is This The “More”? Web Slice For What’s New With Your Network Might this be the “more” spoken about here? Picturepan2, spotted something in Angus Logan’s vids that were posted in Rob Dolin’s post: ...

April 22, 2009

MSN to launch new homepage option; testing topic focused homepages MSN.com has just launched a new home page option, this one focused on Entertainment, and is kicking off a new phase of topic-focused homepag ...

April 22, 2009

Microsoft pubCenter beta goes public Microsoft pubCenter, an ad publishing tool (think Google Adsense) from Microsoft Advertising, after existing as a private beta for a number ...

April 22, 2009