New homepage

glyph New elements of Live Search continue to roll out, the latest at  After an email notification this afternoon regarding a new page at (which doesn’t seem to be live yet), where the personalized pages first started by Sanaz and Steve Rider at (man that was a while ago!) have been,  the new home page appeared tonight (thanks Alber1690 for spotting it!).



While this new look is nice, we’re hoping that the rollout is far from done, as the transition from this page to the full on blue search pages is, well, jarring:


Not sure if this would pass the EXP test.

There’s a bit of a cryptic message on the Live Search blog (and an announcement of Live Search News, but we knew that), as well, looks like we’re not done yet.