About AbhishekBaxi@TWC

Abhishek Baxi writes on the Windows ecosystem and hosts an online show - Microsoft Talk (MSTalk.in) and owns the Windows Phone portal - I Love Windows Phone (ilovewindowsphone.in). He lives at www.baxiabhishek.info and talks incessantly on Twitter.

Windows Live Spaces hearts WordPress.com

Windows Live Spaces was known for limited blogging experience, but offered great connected ecosystem with other Windows Live services. Many Spaces customers asked for a richer blogging experience, and Microsoft has now partnered with WordPress.com to upgrade Windows Live Spaces!

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Microsoft Security Essentials – Now for SMBs

Starting October, small businesses can begin using Microsoft Security Essentials on up to 10 PCs in their company at NO COST to provide them with protection from viruses, spyware and other malicious threats. Prior to this licensing change, Microsoft Security […]

Microsoft Quiz: What Kind of Cloud Are You?

Microsoft US has launched the What Kind of Cloud Are You? campaign to reach out to IT Pros and Developers and engage them to learn more about Microsoft’s Cloud Services in a fun and informative way.

P2V Migration for Software Assurance

Even for the most skilled IT shops with resources to work through compatibility challenges, there can often be a few users that effectively block roll-outs to entire sites or larger numbers of users. Providing the option for users to retain […]

DreamSpark provides Free Windows Marketplace for Mobile for Students

Microsoft has always recognized the passion for technology and the drive to change the world with software showed by students all over the world through the Microsoft DreamSpark program and the annual Imagine Cup event. Microsoft DreamSpark program provides students […]

Windows 7 Tablets: Wheat and the Chaff

Past few weeks have been a typical bloggers delight. Dissecting iPad’s sales and usage scenarios, exploring alternate tablet operating systems, and quoting mythical folks from Microsoft and hardware manufacturers like HP and Asus. Oh yes, the weekly shift from announcing […]

Green Computing: Energy Savings with Windows 7

Implementing a centralized power management policy can help organizations save significantly on energy costs. Windows 7 has augmented standard power management components with a wide range of advanced features.

Windows 7 Device Stage Visual Editor Tool from Microsoft

Windows 7 Device Stage makes it very easy for users to work with printers, cameras, phones, music players, and other devices connected to the machine. Device Stage works as a central hub for all your hardware and gives the associated status, tasks, and […]

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Windows 7’s biggest rival: Windows XP SP3

Thanks to sales of the new Windows 7 operating system, revenue in Microsoft’s Windows division jumped 44% to $4.55 billion from $3.17 billion a year earlier as the recent fiscal fourth quarter ending report indicated. While there is a healthy […]

Windows Phone 7 Design Resources for Developers

The UI Design and Interaction Guide for Windows Phone 7 has been updated for beta. With additional information and a new layout, this guide provides detailed information about UI elements and controls, UI system behaviors, and the interaction model for […]

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Windows Phone 7: A Teaser of things to come!

An invite-only press conference at Redmond by the Windows Phone team, followed by handing over developer preview phones to some journalists, followed by third-party developers who are building WP7 applications. That was enough for Techmeme to go overboard with the […]

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[Whitepaper] Windows 7 Service Pack 1

Microsoft continuously collects feedback on Windows 7 from customers and partners through several channels. This feedback results in enhancements that help improve compatibility, reliability, performance, and user experience. Service Pack integrates all these updates, along with additional enhancements, into a […]