New Versions of Windows Live Applications Released
Microsoft has today released enhanced versions of Live Applications that include Messenger, Live Writer, Live Mail, Live Photo Gallery and Family Safety Beta.
In fact each of these new applications deserve a deeper review but for this post, i would limit to the enhancements that these applications offer:
- Now you can post your photos to Flickr in addition to Windows Live Spaces directly from inside Windows Live Photo Gallery
- Set up your events, manage invitations, and collect photos from everyone using Windows Live Events
- Live Calendar let's you manage your schedule and share your availability.
- Automatically rotate and group your photos by time when you import them using Windows Live Photo Gallery
- Windows Live Writer lets you work off-line and easily add maps, videos, pictures, and more to your blog
- Keep all your e-mail in one place using Windows Live Mail
- Use Windows Live OneCare Family Safety to keep track of your what children are doing on-line
- Set up a vacation auto-reply in Windows Live Hotmail
- Use the unified contacts for all your communications in Windows Live, including pictures and gleam notifications in Windows Live Messenger to keep up with updates from your contacts on Windows Live Spaces
All this is available at one location: http://www.windowslive.com
And also announced is the availability of @live.com domain emails. You can even migrate your existing @hotmail.com account to @live.com. http://www.windowslive.com/freshstart.html