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Explorer and Ribbon

A breakdown of Explorer in Windows 8 and how Ribbon enhances usability compared to Windows 7 and Finder. Continue reading

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The Third Windows

Windows Azure or the cloud computing OS is now the third Windows that will bring the enterprise and personal computing together. Continue reading

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How Deep Are Windows Live ID & Windows 8 Integrated

Two screenshots of Windows 8 shed light on the Windows Live ID integration in Windows 8. You cannot login into Windows 8 using Windows Live ID. Continue reading

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What’s With The Zune, Windows Live Rebranding?

Microsoft rebranding Zune as Windows Live, a theory on why it makes sense and how it is confusing. Continue reading

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After Windows 7, Windows Live Makes An Appearance On TV Shows

Windows Live Skydrive makes an appearance on Human Target S02E09 to help solve crimes. Continue reading

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[TNW] SkyDrive’s New Logo Says A Lot About The Service

Skydrive’s new logo of two clouds and a golden swish stands for the service being Microsoft’s consumer cloud. Continue reading

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Windows Live Display Driver Comes With Wave 4

Windows Live Wave 4 is set to install a driver named Windows Live Display Driver that is likely to replace the Mesh Remote Desktop Driver. Continue reading

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Windows Live Wave 4: Windows Live Mail Changes And New Features

Changes, improvements and new features in the recently leaked Windows Live Wave 4 Windows Live Mail. Continue reading

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Hotmail Sign-In Page Tweaked Ahead Of MIX10, Metro Inspired Look For Wave 4?

Hotmail’s sign in apge gets tweaked, Windows Live Wave 4 web apps to get segoe typography similar to Metro UI. Continue reading

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MIX10: HTML5 & IE9, Windows Phone 7 Series, Live Wave 4 And More

Some of the highlights to look forward to at Microsoft’s annual event. MIX10 happens in Vegas from the 15 to 17 March. Continue reading

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Windows Live Wave 4 – What’s Known So Far

The new features in the various Windows Live Essentials Suite that will be announced as part of Windows Live Wave 4. Features expected to be released in Windows Live Mail, Windows Live Messenger, Windows Live Hotmail, Windows Live Writer, Windows Live Photo Gallery and Windows Live Mobile. Continue reading

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Welcome To Office Web Apps – First Look

First looks at Office Web Apps. Not a Google Docs killer but a competitor. Continue reading

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Windows Live Mail – Best RSS Reader For Windows

A look at Live Mail’s awesome feed reading capabilities, which enhance its capabilities beyond Mail, Contacts & Calendar, making a truly productive utility. Continue reading

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5 Things Hotmail Needs To Fix

5 changes that Hotmail needs to look into seriously to regain some respect in the email user base. Continue reading

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A Look At MeshPack Apps & Mesh Uses

A look at the MeshPack, applications developed for Live Mesh & how 1 can harness the power of live Mesh. Mesh-mobile & Mesh Lists etc. Continue reading

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POP Settings For Hotmail, LiveUpload v2 & Live Essential Updates

POP access settings for your Hotmail account. Continue reading

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Hotmail Just Got Hotter. Web Messenger Unleashed

Hotmail get’s Live Messenger Web embedded. Continue reading

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[Update] Exporting Facebook Events To Live Calendar

A simple tip to import your Facebook Events into Windows Live Calendar. Continue reading

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Live Users Generate Millions For Charity

Microsoft’s i’m charity Initiative generates Millions. Help to contribute and generate more. Continue reading

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Windows Live Snubs MSN For Entertainment!

Window Live Wave 3’s profile option uses Amazon’s search results for Movies etc. Continue reading

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What Windows Cloud Should Do … At Least

Ballmer announced Windows Cloud, an OS for the internet. I feel that it should do somethings like the ones pointed out at least. Continue reading

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Windows Calendar Tricks (Live & Vista)

Sync your Live Calendar, Facebook events & birthdays with your Windows Calendar. Also, your Facebook events & birthdays with Live Calendar. Continue reading

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Windows Dis-Integrated

Microsoft’s Windows Live & Windows OS need a lot more integration. Continue reading

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Live Mesh First Look [Part 2]

A comprehensive look at Live Mesh and how it works. A lengthy tut. Continue reading

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Sync Firefox 3 Bookmarks With Live Mesh

A tut on how to sync Firefox bookmarks with Live Mesh. Continue reading

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Live Mesh First Look

A first look at the Live Mesh cloud service from Microsoft. Continue reading

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Get Your Live Mesh Working [Non-US]

Non-US users can also get Live Mesh working for them. here is a how & a quick look. Continue reading

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i’m Initiative Now For non-US Live Users

A tutorial to enable the i’m Initiative for non-US residents. Continue reading

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Live Maps Review [First Look]

An intro and look at the features of Live Maps by Microsoft. Continue reading

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Windows aLive

A complete review and intro of the new services offered by Microsoft under the Live brand. Continue reading

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