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Microsoft opens beta of Socl social-search site to all comers

Microsoft is opening up its Socl social-networking research project, but there are still no public plans as to when, how, or if Microsoft will take Socl commercial.

By December 4, 2012


Microsoft quietly launches So.cl social network

Software giant's "experiment in open search" is designed to be a research tool in which students share information on a variety of topics of interest.

By May 20, 2012


Microsoft's So.cl project isn't aiming to rival Facebook

The much-rumored social-networking project from the software giant is geared specifically toward students who want to share information for their studies.

By December 15, 2011


A look at Socl--Microsoft's secret 'social search' project

The site appears ready to challenge Facebook and Google with an experience The Verge describes as mixing search, discovery, and social networking.

By November 15, 2011


Google gets in the music groove

week in review Google launches its music store effort, while debate rages over anti-piracy bill. Also: Kindle Fire hits the streets.

By November 18, 2011


What is Microsoft's Tulalip?

The software company has taken down a site, socl.com, that some say is a social service that Microsoft has yet to unveil. For its part, the company says it's an internal design project that was "mistakenly published to the Web."

By July 15, 2011


Microsoft accidentally reveals Tulalip, its new social network

Microsoft has accidentally revealed what looks like the home page for a new social network. It's called Tulalip and seems to be some kind of search tool with social features.

By July 15, 2011