Sunday, April 20, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Sharp Improves LCD Viewing Angle With New Optical Film
Ex-Apple CEO To Sell Mobiles In India
HTC Hired Ex-Samsung Marketing Officer
Xbox One Wolrdwide Sales Cross 5 million
Samsung Works With GLOBALFOUNDRIES On 14 nm FinFET Offering
Facebook To Find Nearby Friends
Console Sales Lift AMD's First Quarter Results
LG Expands 'Second Screen' TV Ecosystem With Open-Source SDK
Active Discussions
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
IBM supercharges Power servers with graphics chips
Werner Vogels: four cloud computing trends for 2014
Video editing software.
 Home > News > General Computing > Microso...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, April 23, 2008
Microsoft Links Data on PCs and Mobile Devices in "Live Mesh"


Microsoft as begun testing "Live Mesh", a technology that brings together a person's pictures, documents and other data scattered across a growing number of devices with the goal of allowing people to access their information from anywhere and at any time.

Microsoft's "Live Mesh" program, which uses the Internet as a data hub, synchronizes files across computers, phones and other devices so a digital picture frame at home could show a picture minutes after it was taken by a cell phone.

Initially the program will be limited to 10,000 U.S. testers and computers running its Windows operating system, but Microsoft said it plans to extend Live Mesh over the next few months to mobile phones, computers from Apple and other devices connected to the Internet.

The project was annouced by Ray Ozzie, who replaced Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates as chief software architect.

Live Mesh embraces the industry trend toward "cloud computing" in which information is centrally stored on Web sites rather than on local devices, giving users easy access from any computer.

The software will also let friends collaborate and share documents more easily. For example, if a shared document is changed on a work computer, those changes will be instantly updated and available on any device or computer that the user has registered with Live Mesh.

Microsoft plans to release Live Mesh in a widely-available test, or "beta" version before the end of 2008. For additional information visit https://www.mesh.com.



Previous
Next
Yamaha Offers Free LabelFlash Software        All News        AMD Delivers AMD Phenom X3 Triple-core CPUs For Desktop PCs
Sony to Buy Gracenote For $260 Million     General Computing News      Samsung Chief Resigns Over Scandal

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
China Approves Sale of Nokia's Business to Microsoft
Microsoft Announces New Cloud Tools
Microsoft Previews .NET Native Platform For App Developers
Microsoft Says It Won't Search Users' Emails For Stolen Property
Microsoft and Dell Sign Patent Licensing Deal
Microsoft Opens Source Code for MS-DOS and Word For Windows to Public
Nokia, Microsoft Deal Delayed
Microsoft Searched Hotmail Messages To Track Leak
SQL Server 2014 Coming April 1st
Microsoft Releases 2013 Law Enforcement Requests Report
Microsoft May Be Preparing New DirectX Version
Microsoft Lync Gets New Interoperability With Android, Skype

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .