Between XP in 2004 and Vista now, Microsoft was busy introducing its Live basket, which could actually hurt Google’s dominance over Internet. And don’t take Windows Live as a simple suite of online programs and services, it is in fact, an Internet-based platform than can easily rival with the best Google has to offer. In addition, Windows Live fits perfectly into Microsoft’s business strategy of Software plus Services. Users will buy future versions of Windows client and get free access to the company’s Windows Live operating system in the cloud. And we have yet to see it all …
Make the best of Windows Live! Have you tried all of these Windows Live Services? You can get the most from Windows and the Web with Live software and services. They are easy to use. These betas help you stay connected and share what you want on the web, your PC, and even your mobile phone. Learn more, download, and try the betas now. Or start with these :
Windows Live Betas – Live betas HomePage.
Windows Live Hotmail – This one needs no explanation
Windows Live ID – Create your sign in credentials
Windows Live Search – Internet search redefined. And don’t forget Tafiti !
Windows Live Mail – A faster, easier, and safer way to manage your e-mail accounts
Windows Live Messenger – Connect and share instantly on the world’s most popular IM network
Windows Live Messenger for mobile – Instant messaging to go
Windows Live Mobile – Your campus, connected and on the go
Windows Live SkyDrive – Password-protected online file storage and sharing
Windows Live Spaces – Get your own blog space
Windows Live Toolbar and Desktop Search – Search from any web page with powerful protection
Windows Live Translator – Translation Tool
Windows Live Writer – Publish rich content to your blog
Silverlight - A cross-browser, cross-platform plug-in for delivering the next generation rich web experiences.
Live Maps – Mapping Service
Live QnA Beta – Ask and let the world answer!
Live Publisher Program- An online search service for books
Windows Live Account – Get A Live account
Windows Live Alerts – Be smart, let your information find you.
Windows Live Call – 3 ways to make a call over the Internet for less
Windows Live Custom Domains – Easily create custom Windows Live accounts in your domain
Windows Live Dev – Build compelling applications and websites using Windows Live Services
Windows Live Expo – Buy, Sell, Swap… for Free!
Windows Live Favorites – Access, organize and discover favorites anywhere
Windows Live FolderShare Beta – Find, Access, Share… your files anywhere
Windows Live Gallery – Personalize your PC
Windows Live OneCare – All-in-one PC care
Windows Live OneCare Family Safety – Safer browsing for the family
Windows Live OneCare Safety Scanner – Get a free PC safety scan
Windows Live Photo Gallery – Easily manage and share your photos and videos
Windows Live Product Upload - Upload and publish your offers… instantly
Windows Live Shopping – Comparison shopping made easy