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|121:|| Live Search MSN Update||Mar 25, 2008|
|122:|| Live Search Starts Testing Integration of Powerset's Projects|
"These tests include Freebase Answers, improved captions for Wikipedia results, and new related searches using the Factz engine."
|Sept 18, 2008|
|123:|| Live Search Webmaster Center Gains Crawl Error and Backlinks Reports|
"In an effort to improve upon those goals, today we have launched a significant update to our Webmaster Center and brought the Center out of Beta!"
|Aug 9, 2008|
|124:|| Live Search Webmaster Portal (Beta) Reviews|
"WebmasterWorld Members initial feedback on the new Microsoft Live Search Webmaster Portal (Beta)"
|Nov 15, 2007|
|125:|| Live Search Webmaster Tools Detects Malware||Nov 26, 2008|
|126:|| Live Search and "Search Facebook" or "Search The Web"|
"Now Facebook users in the U.S. have the option to "Search Facebook" or "Search the Web." In addition, adCenter is delivering search ads alongside those results."
|Oct 8, 2008|
|127:|| Live Search's LinkFromDomain Command|
MSN launches linkfromdomain: operator
|Oct 17, 2006|
|128:|| Live Search's link: operator turned off|
Eytan Seidman, Lead Program Manager at MSN's Live Search confirms: "For those of you who use some of the advanced query syntax in our search engine such as link:, linkdomain: and inurl:, you may have noticed that this functionality has been recently turned off."
|Mar 29, 2007|
|129:|| Live Search: September Update And Changes|
"WebmasterWorld members are reporting and update to Microsoft's Live Search."
|Sept 17, 2008|
|130:|| Live.com Local Listings Being Expanded To Support Outside U.S?||Apr 26, 2009|
|131:|| Live.com Now Switched to Bing.com, Three Days Early||June 1, 2009|
|132:|| MSN Admits News Bot Scruffed Up Bias|
"MSN Newsbot, by contrast, gives favorable placement to articles from Microsoft's own MSNBC.com news site -- late Friday afternoon, half of Newsbot's 22 front-page stories came from MSNBC.com."
|Aug 1, 2004|
|133:|| MSN Algo update|
"MSN Search rolls out a new algo"
|June 23, 2005|
|134:|| MSN Announces Search Champ Invites|
"Due to the success of the program we are now planning Search Champs V2 that will take place this April. The invites should be out within the next 48 hours. We worked hard in our selection process for V2 to ensure diversity, a wide range of backgrounds amongst the invitees, and fresh perspectives. "
|Mar 17, 2005|
|135:|| MSN Bench Testing Beta on Live MSN.com Searches|
Quite a few members are seeing the live beta results right off the MSN Homepage.
|Dec 2, 2004|
|136:|| MSN Fires up Start.com RSS Aggregator Beta|
MSN beta tests rss aggregator. update: " and *splat* - they are gone"
|Mar 10, 2005|
|137:|| MSN Gets a New, Simpler Home Page|
"Spurred by the ever-changing ways in which people use the Internet, Microsoft has unveiled a completely redesigned MSN home page."
|Nov 4, 2009|
|138:|| MSN Hires Top Yahoo Search Talent Gary Flake|
"Microsoft on Monday said it has hired away Gary Flake, a principal scientist at Yahoo Research Lab and former head of research at the Web portal's Overture Services division."
|Apr 12, 2005|
|139:|| MSN Live Search Updates - Searchification||Sept 27, 2007|
|140:|| MSN Offers Local Phone/PDA Search|
"Currently available in the US, Mobile Search is available on Windows Mobile devices, as well as new phones with WAP 2.0 browsers."
|Aug 15, 2005|
|141:|| MSN Ramps Up Marketing with TV Ad Campaign|
"MSN is to embark on a multi-million pound ad campaign to promote its new own-brand search engine, launched yesterday."
|Feb 3, 2005|
|142:|| MSN Sandbox : Lookout now Available Free for Outlook|
The recently acquired Lookout software is being given away free by Microsoft.
|July 28, 2004|
|143:|| MSN Satellite Imaging|
"Imagine searching your name, and getting a satellite image of your own home in the results!"
|May 24, 2005|
|144:|| MSN Search Claims to Freeze Out Web Spam|
"In a sample of one billion web pages, Microsoft claims that eight per cent are spam."
|June 10, 2004|
|145:|| MSN Search Friendly Rank Checkers|
MSN search blog lists rank checkers for use with the msn beta.
|Dec 4, 2004|
|146:|| MSN Search Hits Full Time Almost 100% of the Time now||Jan 25, 2005|
|147:|| MSN Search SERPs Latest Changes: What's Good and What's Bad|
Looks like some rollback.
|Feb 16, 2006|
|148:|| MSN Search Tech Preview #3|
Round 2 gives way to a fresh set of results and tweaked algo. It is starting to look a lot like real horse race.
|Oct 12, 2004|
|149:|| MSN Search will Turn more users to Beta Next Week|
" Oshoma Momoh, General Manager, MSN Search Program Management, says that "Next week we intend to begin turning up the dial and direct more of our users to the Beta."
|Jan 9, 2005|
|150:|| MSN Searchbox Power User Shortcuts|
An MSN power searcher cheat sheet.
|Feb 21, 2005|
|151:|| MSN Takes Live Search API out of Beta|
"...announce that we are taking our search API out of beta, and rebranding it the Live Search SOAP API 1.0"
|Feb 7, 2007|
|152:|| MSN Update : Major SERPS Changes||Apr 25, 2005|
|153:|| MSN Update, November 3|
"...this isn't the minor shuffle that occured a week or so ago - I'm seeing a whole new set of serps."
|Nov 3, 2006|
|154:|| MSN Website Hacked in South Korea|
"Microsoft acknowledges that hackers booby-trapped its MSN Web site in South Korea to steal passwords from visitors. The company says it was unclear how many Internet users might have been victimized."
|June 3, 2005|
|155:|| MSN for Publishers Pilot Coming this Fall|
"I can not comment a lot about this, except to say later this fall, adCenter will be running a pilot for our contextual-based advertising option."
|Aug 30, 2006|
|156:|| MSN not liking sites with AdSense?|
"I had two loans sites that were added to MSN a month ago. One I added adsense to after it was indexed, the other not. The one with no adsense was respidered yesterday and is now on page 5 for its very competitive keywords."
|June 30, 2006|
|157:|| MSN to Play Show and Tell With Ad System Today|
"The Microsoft Corporation will unveil today its own system for selling Web advertising as it struggles to compete with Google and Yahoo in the expanding Web search business. The system, to be used by MSN, is meant to improve on those of Microsoft's rivals by allowing marketers to aim ads on Web search pages to users based on their sex, age or location."
|Sept 26, 2005|
|158:|| MSN to Unveil PPC Program|
"Microsoft will on Wednesday signal a direct assault on one of the main profit-generators of Google and Yahoo when it unveils an advertising service that lets users link their messages to the results of internet searches."
|Mar 14, 2005|
|159:|| MSN to Webmasters "We are here and we are listening."|
"...would love to get some ideas on where we need to improve most -- is it spam, relevance or another area altogether?"
|Sept 6, 2005|
|160:|| MSN to join Google and Yahoo! with paid search|
"WSJ broke the story... According to the Wall Street Journal, Microsoft will announce its new strategy next week..."
|Aug 5, 2005|