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Editors' Take

Windows Live

Kahuna makes Hotmail look and behave more like Outlook.

By 10 October 2005

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Windows Live Apps

We like the cohesive look and feel as well as useful functionality offered by the free Windows Live apps.

By 12 November 2007

3.5 stars Editors' rating 12 November 2007

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Windows Live OneCare

Windows Live OneCare doesn't provide as many unique features and often repackages tools already available for free within the Windows operating system. For $30 more, it's well worth investing in the solutions from McAfee or Symantec, and we give the final nod to Norton 360 which ensures the best protection and performance tools for your money.

By 26 February 2007

3 stars Editors' rating 26 February 2007

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DerpTrolling leaks PSN, 2K, Windows Live customer logins

Hacker group DerpTrolling claims to have released a "very small portion" of usernames and logins for three gaming networks in its possession as a "warning to companies".

By 21 November 2014


Microsoft testing ways to make Windows Live Tiles interactive

In Asia, Microsoft researchers are experimenting with new ways to interact with the Live Tiles that are core to the Windows 8.X, Windows Phone, and Xbox user interfaces.

By 12 April 2014


Microsoft to kill Games for Windows Live in July 2014 -- report

The move, which wouldn't be much of a surprise, was leaked in a support page update for Age of Empires Online.

By 21 August 2013


Microsoft to shut Games for Windows Live?

A now-deleted support message from Microsoft suggests that Games for Windows Live will be shut on 1 July 2014.

By 20 August 2013


Windows Live Mesh users must switch by Wednesday

Microsoft will kill Live Mesh on Wednesday, so current users have only a couple of days left to jump ship to SkyDrive or a similar service.

By 12 February 2013


Microsoft sued over Windows Live Tiles

A smaller operating system technology designer is accusing Microsoft of ripping off its technology for use in Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8.

By 1 November 2012


Windows 8 ditches Windows Live ID ahead of 20 June event

Microsoft is making it simpler to log into online services and apps ahead of Windows 8, which could be revealed on 20 June.

By 3 May 2012