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MSN channels in for gamers

MSN channels in for gamers

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It's been a busy day for Microsoft regarding gaming. First up the tech giant announced a relaunch of its online games store and now word reaches us that MSN has added a games-based channel to its ever expanding network. Gaming is currently under the mantra... >>

Xbox LIVE update brings MSN integration

Xbox LIVE update brings MSN integration

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The Xbox 360 LIVE dashboard is getting a bit of a spruce up ahead of the Kinect launch on 10 November.  First up, Microsoft has announced that MSN content will now find its way onto the console, via the Inside Xbox channel "providing users direct access... >>

MSN Music gets Zune treatment

MSN Music gets Zune treatment

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Microsoft, fresh from the news that it will be bringing its Zune music and video service to the UK, has announced plans to integrate MSN Music into the software. What this means is Zune content will be accessible via MSN Music, with the Zune Marketplace... >>

Paramount movies coming to MSN Video Player

Paramount movies coming to MSN Video Player

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Late last year, Microsoft launched the MSN Video Player in the UK. It came with content from the BBC, Endemol, RDF and a number of other big names, but was focused mainly on TV shows.  That seems to be changing, with the announcement that Paramount Pictures... >>

Chatman: The plug-in emoticon that talks back at ya

Chatman: The plug-in emoticon that talks back at ya

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A new toy that aims to make chat sessions on your PC or Mac considerably more exciting for kids is to make its way into shops in time for the Easter holidays. Called Chatman, the emoticon-looking critter plugs in to your computer and chats away based... >>

Microsoft relaunches music download store

Microsoft relaunches music download store

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Microsoft has relaunched its previously-shuttered MSN Music download store in the UK, which offers album and single-track downloads from all four major labels. Microsoft says the store is "large and competitively priced". As well as purchasable tracks,... >>

MSN Music to offer "exciting new download service"

MSN Music to offer "exciting new download service"

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MSN is to continue its partnership with Nokia for an "exciting new download service", an email to customers of its MSN Music Store has revealed. From May 2009, Microsoft will be launching a "different music offer" from MSN, still powered by Nokia. An... >>

Hexic and Chess launch for Facebook and MySpace

Hexic and Chess launch for Facebook and MySpace

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"Hexic" and "Chess" are available to play on social networking sites Facebook and MySpace. Microsoft's MSN Games has announced the launch of the two games for casual gamers to play online and share with friends. "Hexic" is a "classic" puzzle game, whereas... >>

Microsoft launches celebrity website

Microsoft launches celebrity website

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Microsoft is offering a new website for people who like, love celebrities. An MSN launch, in conjunction with BermanBraun Interactive, the companies have announced the beta launch of "Wonderwall" (grit those teeth, Beatles and Oasis fans). Described as... >>

MSN Music offers mobile downloads

MSN Music offers mobile downloads

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Microsoft has launched a new music download service on its MSN Mobile portal for UK consumers. The site offers downloads of full tracks, "Realtones" and music videos from thousands of major artists as well as up and coming stars for consumers with internet-enabled... >>