October, 2010

Microsoft All in, all over One thing we learned this week at PDC, Microsoft is All In, all over the place.  This year, they’ve been All In with Azure and the cloud.. " ...

October 30, 2010

FourSquare teams up with Photo Gallery: tips on great photo spots FourSquare and Windows Live Photo Gallery have teamed up in a bit of a pilot project to help you find great places to take photos, starting ...

October 29, 2010

Running IE9 Tech Preview 6 with full UI This morning Dean Hachamovitch announced a new tech preview of IE9, complete with CSS3 2D Tranforms, “and a whole lot more”.  However, ...

October 28, 2010

PDC keynote: IE9, WP7, Azure We’re sitting in the Microsoft Conference Center listening to Steve Ballmer, Dean Hachamovitch, Scott Guthrie, Bob Muglia and others talk ab ...

October 28, 2010

PDC 10 on tap Maybe because we don’t have to travel for this one, or because we’re not expecting big Windows Live news, but this PDC has kind of snuck up ...

October 26, 2010

Microsoft Tag in Visual Search makes downloading iPhone Apps easy! How do you find that top iPhone app you are looking for? There are over 300,000 iPhone Apps to wade through today! Fear not, Bing is making ...

October 26, 2010

Is Ray Ozzie going down fighting? Last week Steve Ballmer announced that Ray Ozzie would be stepping down from his position as Chief Software Architect at Microsoft, and toda ...

October 25, 2010

Messenger for Mac 8 out of Beta Today Messenger for Mac 8 came out of beta! It will be available (soon) as part of the Office for Mac 2011 suite, and is also available as a ...

October 25, 2010

Some details about the upcoming Hotmail full-session SSL feature By now you should all have the latest Hotmail update announced back in September 2010. As we mentioned last week, unfortunately the long-awa ...

October 25, 2010

Talking Windows Live with CodeCast Ken Levy was a Visual FoxPro MVP, went to work for Microsoft where we met him, left again, and has been busy on a number of projects ever si ...

October 23, 2010

Windows Phone Developer Tools updated The Windows Phone Developer Tools just received an update. The October 2010 Update includes: Windows Phone Capability Detection Tool – Detec ...

October 22, 2010

Windows Phone 7 for sale (if you can find one) Windows Phone 7 became available for sale today (Oct. 21) in Europe, Australia and elsewhere (US sales are set to begin on Nov 8), and at le ...

October 21, 2010

Windows Phone 7 Launch: Connector for Mac, Messenger, Adobe Reader, and YouTube The first Windows Phone 7 device went on sale in New Zealand earlier today, and should now be available to customers in 10 other countries. ...

October 21, 2010

Windows Phone 7 devices available to the public The first Windows Phone 7 devices are in the hands of consumers now: the launch has started. New Zealand was first (hey they are ahead in ti ...

October 21, 2010

Office Live Small Business, [email protected] are now Office 365 Microsoft announced their new Office 365 cloud service yesterday which combines Microsoft Office 2010, Office Web Apps, SharePoint Online, E ...

October 20, 2010

Windows Live has a new big brother: Office 365 Microsoft announced today a beta trial of a new hosted suite of services, dubbed Office 365.  The new suite combines Office Web Apps, S ...

October 19, 2010

Eric Larsen completes Save the Poles Expedition Eric Larsen and his team have completed the third, and final, leg of the Save the Poles Expedition. Late last week he made it up to the summ ...

October 19, 2010

Docs.com updated: Search Improvements, PDF, User Generated Templates Last week, Microsoft FUSE Labs had made some significant improvements to Docs.com since their August update as stated on their recent blog p ...

October 19, 2010

What’s new with the latest Hotmail update? Last month Microsoft announced a string of updates to be rolled out to Hotmail users within the next few months. The updates included Facebo ...

October 19, 2010

Bing testing “Partner” results in their own tab? We’re still working through some details of our move to WordPress, but there’s more to LiveSide than just new themes, and we’ve got some int ...

October 18, 2010