March, 2010

More from Bing Maps: new apps, new imagery Sunshine told you about some of the announcements coming from Bing Maps earlier today, but the news didn’t stop there.  Timing the announcem ...

March 31, 2010

Demo Apps from MIX10 on Windows Phone 7 Have you seen the Windows Phone 7 Series demo apps during the MIX10 keynote? Want to see them again? The Windows Phone Developer blog has a ...

March 31, 2010

Bing Maps March updates Bing Maps got some updates in March, with promises of more to come. Here are the changes already implemented: Walking Directions - Walking D ...

March 31, 2010

Windows Live Hotmail Wave 4 to get Office Web Apps integration Last time we told you that the final version of Office Web Apps will be released along with Windows Live Wave 4, we always knew that the two ...

March 30, 2010

Translator Widget v2 We just updated our Microsoft Translator widget to version 2, complete with the “Collaborative Translations”, which allows you to choose alt ...

March 30, 2010

Some new concepts in Windows Live Messenger Wave 4 Many of you probably had the chance to play with the recently leaked M2 build of Windows Live Messenger Wave 4. I’m sure you’ve seen many sc ...

March 28, 2010

Two more Windows Live services to be discontinued in Wave 4: Call and Toolbar Last year we told you Microsoft will be adding two new Windows Live services to its family: Devices and Docs. Well, although there hasn’t be ...

March 28, 2010

Wave 4 Essentials to require Vista or Windows 7 (no XP) LiveSino.net is at it again, this time capturing an info panel purportedly from the Windows Live Wave 4 Essentials Beta download page, revea ...

March 28, 2010

Windows Phone Developer Documentation Have you been developing Windows Phone 7 apps/games yet? Or don’t you know where to start? Charlie Kindel wrote up a nice summary post to he ...

March 27, 2010

New location browser on Bing Search Bing Search just keeps on evolving. Yesterday we told you about the Spring Updates and today we add one more update. Bing now has a new loca ...

March 26, 2010

My Phone Updated An updated version of Microsoft My Phone (v. 01.06.22718.0001) for Windows Mobile 6+ is now available for download from the site or Microsof ...

March 26, 2010

Bing in Spring There are going to be some changes to Bing. Today at SES New York the Bing team shared their plans to begin testing some new Bing features a ...

March 25, 2010

Embed Bing Maps Twitter Maps: Internationalization/fixed map issue [updated] Remember how we found there was a internationalization issue with embedding Bing Maps Twitter Maps? Users outside the US were not able to vi ...

March 25, 2010

Microsoft Messenger for Mac 8 beta available A public beta of Microsoft Messenger for Mac version 8 (build #08.00.00.100305) was released a few days ago, after nearly two years between ...

March 24, 2010

Behind the scenes: Photo sharing on SkyDrive Have you ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes of photo sharing on Skydrive? Over on Inside Windows Live, Eric Doerr wrote an interes ...

March 24, 2010

Free Bing T-Shirt The Bing team and the Xbox Live team have a surprise for you! You can now dress your Xbox Live Avatar in a Bing t-shirt! How? Head on over t ...

March 24, 2010

Bing & Decide Second UK advert The second of three TV ads will air from Thursday 18th March across ITV, Channel 4, Five and their portfolio of TV services as well as Sky M ...

March 23, 2010

Hotmail: The New Busy You may have noticed a number of ads appear recently for Hotmail, with the tagline “The New Busy”.  There’s even a website to promote t ...

March 22, 2010

ICE now uploads to Photosynth The latest release of Image Composite Editor (ICE) has a “Publish to Photosynth” button. That’s right, you can now upload ...

March 22, 2010

Bing updates for iPhone, broadcasters (and more to come) Time to catch up on a couple of news items about Bing that may have slipped your attention, what with all the Wave 4 leaks and Windows Phone ...

March 22, 2010