2011

Rumour Mill: Windows Phones to get video calls, KIN Studio coming to Windows Phone Live Neowin.net reported today that according to tips from a “key WP7 employee”, the Windows Phone platform may be getting video chat capabilitie ...

January 10, 2011

Project Emporia available for Windows Phone 7 We first told you about Fuse Labs Project Emporia back in November and now Project Emporia is already available for Windows Phone 7 via the ...

January 7, 2011

Bing: FanSnap, TV Listings and Bing in your car? FanSnap - If you’re searching for sports tickets in the US, things just got easier.  The Bing team just incorporated FanSnap’s venue ma ...

January 7, 2011

Hotmail outage explained, preventative steps taken (we suggest some more of our own) Today on the Inside Windows Live blog, to their credit, the Windows Live team through Mike Schackwitz explained what happened in the Hotmail ...

January 6, 2011

The CES Keynote yawn: is it Ballmer or is it Microsoft? The early returns are filtering in, and our personal first impressions, along with others from around the web, were, shall we say, underwhel ...

January 6, 2011

Avatar Kinect announced for Xbox 360 Microsoft’s Steve Ballmer announced during his CES 2011 keynote a new experience called Avatar Kinect for the Xbox 360. Besides recognising ...

January 5, 2011

CES 2011: Series of Windows Phone 7 updates coming in the next few months Steve Ballmer’s CES 2011 keynote had just ended, and gave us very little to no surprises (if not slightly disappointed). One thing Steve did ...

January 5, 2011

CES 2011: Microsoft Surface 2.0 revealed, Windows 8 to run on SoC Micorsoft just held a special press conference at 1pm PST, featuring Steven Sinofsky, President of the Windows and Windows Live division, gi ...

January 5, 2011

CES News: Hot Apps, MS Press Conference, more The news is heating up from CES, and just posted over at Channel 9 is a special CES edition of Laura Foy’s Hot Apps, taking a look at new Xb ...

January 5, 2011

Google wins injunction against Microsoft in BPOS email conflict The hosted email wars keep heating up as today Google has won a temporary injunction against the Department of the Interior, who Google accu ...

January 5, 2011

Windows Phone 7 codenamed “No Donuts” update details leaked ahead of CES Last month we told you details about the upcoming Windows Phone 7 updates codenamed “Mango”, as well as details about the two smaller update ...

January 4, 2011

Toyota Entune – Bing and more in your car Toyota today introduced Entune from CES in Las Vegas, its new built-in hardware / mobile phone application pair that brings Bing, Pandora, O ...

January 4, 2011

Microsoft in 2011 – it starts at CES 2011 could be a very significant year for Microsoft, the year Bing gives Google some serious competition, Windows Phone iterates and impress ...

January 3, 2011

Happy Birthday to us, and welcome Five years ago, on January 3rd, 2006, our good friend and current Microsoft Windows Live Evangelist Harrison Hoffman published the first of ...

January 2, 2011

Missing Hotmail emails: they’re back (sorta) Just a quick update on the great missing email/folders caper over at Hotmail, a number of Facebook fans of the "Hotmail...wth" page are leav ...

January 2, 2011

IE 9 download number hits 20 million, and RC to be released on Jan 28? On the first day of new year, Internet Explorer Product Marketing Director Roger Capriotti shares some exciting numbers about IE 9 and previ ...

January 1, 2011

Empty email accounts, and some bad buzz for Hotmail In the past few days, a number of Hotmail users have been complaining on WindowsLiveHelp.com about a rather disconcerting issue: their Hotma ...

January 1, 2011