2010

Bing Image of the Day desktop gadget Who thought desktop gadgets were dead since the release of Windows 7 is wrong. Turns out Microsoft even released a new one on November 3rd.: ...

November 24, 2010

Windows Home Server kills “Drive Extender” for Vail: users not happy Windows Home Server has been a much appreciated but perhaps under-used product, and its fans have been anxiously awaiting Version 2 of the p ...

November 23, 2010

Bing Movies updated: more to come? A blog post on the Bing Search blog this morning points out some new features in Bing Movies (although not, apparently, a way to embed MSN V ...

November 23, 2010

IE9 and SunSpider – the plot thickens Last week Internet Explorer released the latest Platform Preview (#7), and boasted of some new SunSpider test results to go along, showing I ...

November 22, 2010

Find Windows Phone 7 Apps with Visual Search [Updated] We already told you that you can find and download iPhone apps via Visual Search. Now you can also find your Windows Phone 7 Apps the same w ...

November 19, 2010

Another new look for Bing Maps Bing Maps has rolled out a new look today to coincide with the “AJAX V7 Control”, eliminating the need for Silverlight to view enhanced Bird ...

November 18, 2010

(Too much?) Information on Windows Phones and SD Cards By now if you’ve been following the antics of Windows Phones, you’ve heard about the intricacies of Windows Phones and SD cards, and the war ...

November 18, 2010

IE releases Platform Preview 7 The IE9 team has announced today that they’ve released a new Platform Preview (meaning no UI), dubbed “PP7”, on the 1 year anniversary of th ...

November 17, 2010

Windows Live FrameIt shutting down December 15 Now that Windows Live Wave 4 has been fully rolled out, it’s quite obvious that some services never made the cut with no mention of any upda ...

November 17, 2010

Windows Phone 7 development for beginners No knowledge of C#, Silverlight or mobile development and developing Windows Phone 7 applications sounds appealing to you? No worries, you c ...

November 17, 2010

Windows 7 + Windows Live: to the Cloud! There’s a new Windows 7 + Windows Live website showing off Windows Live’s capabilities in the cloud. There’s lots to explore on the site! As ...

November 16, 2010

Office Web Apps integration coming to Facebook Messages A big announcement today over at Facebook, with news of their new Messages functionality, including the news that users of Facebook Messages ...

November 15, 2010

Games, games, games… Coming today to Windows Live Messenger 2011 in the US, UK, France, Canada, Spain, Mexico, Brazil, Italy, Germany, the Netherlands, and Turke ...

November 15, 2010

MSN China partners with Sina.com, resolves Spaces migration issue in China While Microsoft announced back in September that they have partnered with WordPress.com to migrate all Windows Live Spaces over, those users ...

November 15, 2010

Windows Live Messenger coming to a TV near you So you think that having Messenger on your PCs and Mobiles is not enough for you? Back in January this year, we reported that Microsoft is n ...

November 13, 2010

Docs.com now supports Facebook Groups Previously, when you want to share your documents on Docs.com, you can only share them with individual friends, and if you wanted to share w ...

November 12, 2010

Active links in Messenger 2009 temporarily turned off due to malicious worm Microsoft made a post on the Inside Windows Live blog today alerting users that there is a malicious worm currently trying to spread itself ...

November 12, 2010

Hotmail, Yahoo continue to dominate Gmail (we knew that) Some new numbers published yesterday by Compete.com may be surprising to some: although popular sentiment is that “everyone uses Gmail”, the ...

November 12, 2010

The future of Silverlight – revealed? “Just like an extra day of PDC, dedicated to Silverlight” is how Microsoft is billing a newly announced Silverlight Firestarter event comple ...

November 12, 2010

KIN Lives! Coming back to Verizon, says Engadget A report tonight from Engadget is apparently confirming the re-emergence of the ill-fated Kin One and Kin Two phones on Verizon, with an alt ...

November 11, 2010