Windows Live OneCare 1.5 to launch with Windows Vista 0 comments

Hot off the OneCare blog is news that Windows Live OneCare 1.5 will be available to the public on January 30th 2007, the same day as Windows Vista launches to the masses. New features currently include:

  • Windows Vista support
  • International versions (Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, France, Germany, Ireland,
  • By Chris
    November 8th, 2006 at 5:20 am

    Microsoft to offer Windows Live Services to Hutch 0 comments

    Hutchison Essar and Microsoft Corp. have announced a broad scale mobile services alliance in India. The two companies have agreed in principle to work together to provide mobile search and other key Windows Live services to Hutch's subscriber base of over 21 million.

    Under the agreement, Hutch customers …

    By Darren Straight
    November 8th, 2006 at 3:27 am

    Working with the Virtual Earth Map Control 1 comment

    The Virtual Earth map control is the power behind Windows Live Local. Using the Virtual Earth 3.1 map control (VE) APIs, you too can create some amazing location based applications of your own. I've worked with VE on a few projects now and have a new tips …

    By Donavon
    November 7th, 2006 at 10:16 am

    LiveSide adds OPML Lists 0 comments

    We've created a set of lists of some of the blogs we follow here at LiveSide, something we had on the old site and just haven't had the time to update.

    This time, though, you can visit the blog, subscribe in either RSS or in Live.com, or subscribe to …

    By Kip Kniskern
    November 6th, 2006 at 11:01 am

    Windows Live Product Upload launches into beta 0 comments

    Over the weekend Windows Live Product Upload (codename Agora) has launched into beta at http://productupload.live.com. Designed to allow internet based retailers to add catalogs of their available products to the Live Product Search database, Product Upload guarantees their inclusion in the Live Search extension.

    Access is limited to …

    By Chris
    November 6th, 2006 at 8:23 am

    Virtual Earth goes 3D 8 comments

    Today sees a Virtual Earth update that adds a wealth of new features to Windows Live Local (local.live.com). Changes include:
    • 3D representations of 15 major US cities (San Francisco, CA, Seattle, WA, Boston, MA, Philadelphia, PA, Los Angeles, CA, Las Vegas, NV, Baltimore, MD, Dallas, TX, Fort
    By Chris
    November 6th, 2006 at 6:08 am

    Interview with Stephen Lawler – Virtual Earth 0 comments

    Last week, Harrison got the chance to talk with Stephen Lawler, General Manager for Live Local/Virtual Earth product development, about their new release, making its debut this week.  He has some really interesting things to say about their vision for Virtual Earth, innovative monetization, and where Virtual Earth is going …

    By ScottIsAFool
    November 6th, 2006 at 6:07 am

    Virtual Earth update – In world advertising 3 comments

    Today's Virtual Earth update sees the inclusion of in-world advertising, powered by Microsoft's acquisition earlier this year of Massive Inc. Though Massive's technology is mainly used to include advertising in games, usually from large corporations, this horizontal step into Windows Live Local provides a wealth of advertising opportunities …
    By Chris
    November 6th, 2006 at 6:01 am

    Virtual Earth in MOSS 2007 0 comments

    I was tasked with a dual problem the other day and with the help of the Virtual Earth interactive SDK, managed to complete the task in only a matter of a couple of hours.The first thing to do was to try and get the Virtual Earth map displayed …
    By Hackersoft
    November 4th, 2006 at 8:03 pm

    Scan Vista with Windows Live Safety Scanner beta 0 comments

    Now available from the free online safety scanner from Windows Live OneCare – a Vista version.  You can try it out here if you’re on the Vista beta.

    From the Windows Live Safety Center blog

    By Kip Kniskern
    November 4th, 2006 at 1:59 pm