2009

Live blog day 2 Here we go!  Live blog day 2!

November 18, 2009

PDC Day One, working the halls Thanks to Sunshine for recapping the PDC day one keynotes, our second day of keynotes, and liveblogging, is set to begin in a few hours. ...

November 18, 2009

PDC 2009: Recap Day 1, what’s on the menu for Day 2? The transcript of yesterdays keynote, with Ray Ozzie & Bob Muglia, has been posted online. Let’s take a look at some interesting tidbits ...

November 18, 2009

New from Live Labs: Pivot I got called a namedropper on Twitter today for my earlier Day 1 post, but really we think of our readers as being the reason we’re he ...

November 18, 2009

PDC Liveblog Day One We're here in sunny Los Angeles ( 76 degrees and sunny :)  ) again, liveblogging the PDC keynotes today and tomorrow.  You can wat ...

November 17, 2009

Windows Marketplace now supports Windows Mobile 6.0 and 6.1 It hasn’t even been a week since we noticed in a post that Windows Marketplace would support Windows Mobile 6.0 and 6.1 later this month! We ...

November 16, 2009

Zune coming to non-US markets A story in the Financial Times today is reporting that Zune services will soon be expanding into a number of new markets: The Zune-branded s ...

November 16, 2009

On the road next week to PDC, catch the keynote Liveblog here! We’re honored again to be able to bring you a group effort liveblog of the keynotes at PDC, coming up next Tuesday and Wednesday. ...

November 13, 2009

Bing UK sheds beta tag, Bing Maps UK released Bing UK is no longer in beta, it just shed its beta tag. So now when you search for football you won’t get NFL schedules but Football ...

November 13, 2009

New Features In Windows Marketplace For Mobile, Support For Windows Mobile 6.0 And 6.1 Later This Month Windows Marketplace for Mobile, launched in October together with the launch of Windows phones, got some upgrades: Developer portal improvem ...

November 12, 2009

Windows Live Rolls Out 19 New Web Activity Partnerships We could already add quite a lot to our Windows Live Profile, but starting today there are 19 more to add! The newest feed partners are: 4Tr ...

November 11, 2009

Bing videos: where every view is a search The new Bing Videos site looks to be a big improvement over its predecessor MSN Video – with Silverlight Streaming, a new cleaner look ...

November 11, 2009

Bing Maps Imagery Release, November 2009 This month’s, 178,720 square kilometers worth, early image release is focused on Europe, mostly Eastern Europe: Bulgaria (1,225 sq. km) Czec ...

November 11, 2009

MSN Video is now…Bing Videos! Starting today, MSN Video will be gradually be rebranded and integrated into Bing Videos, providing a “unified experience” across Microsoft’ ...

November 11, 2009

New features and updates to Bing Reference! Thanks to a reminder from [email protected], we noticed an update to Bing Reference that went unnoticed. For those who don’t kn ...

November 11, 2009

Bing fall update announced: Wolfram|Alpha, weather, more Hot on the heels of the updates to Bing Maps, Videos, and Reference, Bing made some more announcements today, as part of a “major rele ...

November 11, 2009

TechEd Europe: Microsoft Translator Widget And APIs In Beta Today at TechEd Europe the Microsoft Translator Team announced that the Microsoft translator widget is now available to everyone, no more in ...

November 10, 2009

Bing Maps Silverlight Control 1.0 Released The Bing Maps Silverlight Control has left CTP stage, as said it would back in August. Version 1.0 has just been released. Everything from t ...

November 10, 2009

Quick Update: Favorites syncing on Windows Live Toolbar working once again We reported a few days ago that Favorites sync was temporarily turned off in Windows Live Toolbar for all users due to a technical glitch on ...

November 10, 2009

Hey, a new Bing maps interface! Just saw a tweet by Doc Searls (who likes the Birds Eye View) saying that the Bing Map Server  was “temporarily unavailable ...

November 9, 2009