2010

Windows Live for Mobile Wave 4: Calendar and Groups coming soon? Ever since Wave 3, people have been wondering why Windows Live Calendar never had a mobile counterpart, considering calendars are one of the ...

January 11, 2010

New version of Windows Live for Windows Phone A new version of Windows Live for Windows Phone has been released: New Year, New Version . . . We have  released a new version of Windo ...

January 11, 2010

LiveSide: our head in the (Azure) clouds Well so far so good in our “hosting video on Azure” experiment.  We followed David Sayed’s tutorial and with only a f ...

January 11, 2010

Steve Ballmer talks about Bing, Windows Phones, being #1, and more CNN Money senior writer Jon Fortt talked to Steve Ballmer at CES about Bing, Windows Phone, and more, a quick but interesting take.  Ba ...

January 8, 2010

Windows Live Services on Connected TVs A source at Microsoft revealed to tweakers.net (at CES) that Microsoft is negotiating with TV manufacturers about delivering Windows Live Se ...

January 8, 2010

Windows Mobile 7: MWC in Barcelona to get a first peek? Microsoft is busy dropping hints that it is finally ready to start talking about Windows Mobile 7, the long awaited and expectation-laden ne ...

January 8, 2010

Hosting videos using Windows Azure and Silverlight: step by step (we need this!) As you may have noticed, we’ve been working hard on getting LiveSide.net ready for the year to come, including moving to a new web host, wor ...

January 8, 2010

Congratulations to Bing: Best New Startup or Product of 2009: Crunchies While we can’t say we took the time to watch this year’s “Crunchies”, the TechCrunch awards given out for the past 3 ...

January 8, 2010

Microsoft starts official company blog While we noticed a redesigned and renamed PressPass site before, it turns out that’s not all that’s new. Also new is The Microsoft Blog. Yep ...

January 7, 2010

A short history of Hotmail The Inside Windows Live Blog keeps on rolling. After a peek behind the scenes at Hotmail, a short history of Hotmail got posted. A very inte ...

January 6, 2010

Microsoft holds back at CES: announces HP partnership The CES keynote is just about to get underway, but luckily even though CES is late with the keynote Microsoft is early with the press releas ...

January 6, 2010

Bing Maps Imagery Release, December 2009 More than 274,000 square kilometers of imagery got added to Bing Maps in December: 33,520 sq. km of Bird’s Eye photos and 240,739 sq. km of ...

January 5, 2010

New Office 2010 pricing announced: Office Web Apps included Microsoft today announced its pricing for Office 2010, and a couple of new products may have some significant impact on Windows Live uptake ...

January 5, 2010

Live from CES, it’s Steve Ballmer, with a Tablet! (Wed at 6:30pm pst) Wednesday evening at 6:30pm Las Vegas time, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer will take the stage at CES along with Entertainment and Services Div ...

January 5, 2010

A new wave, a new look: First look at the Windows Live Wave 4 header We just told you yesterday that new themes are surfacing for Windows Live Wave 4 web services. Today we’ll be showing you screenshots of the ...

January 4, 2010

Recapping the rumors: what we “know” about Wave 4 Well the holidays are over, and now the countdown to Wave 4 can really begin.  We were told at PDC that Windows Live would be refreshed ...

January 4, 2010

Exclusive: New Windows Live Messenger Wave 4 screenshots revealed! Following the screenshot leaks from Neowin.net earlier last month, our friend Picturepan2 from LiveSino.net was able to get some more exclus ...

January 2, 2010