Mark DeFalco (@MarkDeFalco) and Rick Claus (@RicksterCDN) dish out cool and interesting news based on what Microsofties are pinging each other about over IM, email, Twitter, and Facebook.

  • Ping 143:, Imagine Cup, Win 8 Boot Speed, Minecraft refund
    17 minutes, 51 seconds
  • Ping 222: MSN Preview, Siri vs. Cortana, Minecraft hits Xbox One, OneDrive, Apps for Office Workers, E.T cartridges
    16 minutes, 27 seconds
  • Ping 242: Getting your Goat, MP3 to Vinyl, more TV on Xbox One
    23 minutes, 13 seconds
  • Ping 201: Leslie Lamport gets a Turing; OneNote Free and Everywhere; Sniping Zombies; Office Lens App; Age of Ascent
    18 minutes, 22 seconds
  • Ping 191: Surface 2 colors, Madden on SmartGlass, speedy app approvals, Xbox Fitness
    13 minutes, 28 seconds
  • Ping 188: Cortana for all, Nokia wins, IMAP support, iPad trade ins
    14 minutes, 13 seconds
  • Ping 157: Gamerscore rewards, Rap & MS, New music service, Bing's blind testing
    22 minutes, 58 seconds
  • Ping 155: Skype it, Phone Specs, Xbox interactive, Win8 Keyboard
    18 minutes, 49 seconds
  • Ping 152: Microsoft's new logo, Kinect price drop, Xbox covers the election, New Windows Phones
    20 minutes, 6 seconds
  • Ping 153: Classic Games on IE, new wedge mouse, Games on Surface, More Windows Phones
    17 minutes, 34 seconds