Every week (or so), Stefan the Mega-Microsoftie you all know and love will be dropping some wicked info about online services and other Microsoft shenanigans he has nothing to do with... see his Channel 8 series here for some background.
This was one of my most enjoyable talks with the team that brings you
Live.com. This time, we dove into the User Experience and User Interface—topics I am personally intrigued by.
Have you ever wondered how we make our decisions? What we do to optimize speed and efficiency? …
Believe it or not, Search is a relatively new technology. You probably perform a few searches a day… how satisfied are you with the results?
Stefan and I sat down with Martin, a Senior Product Manager on the Search team, to find out the process for improving search and where things may be…
You asked to go deeper, we listened.
Stefan and I met with Roopali from the Live Search team.
We had a high-level discussion about the 2nd Pillar in project “Silk Road”: the
Live Search API 2.0. This is the very same back end used for some little known websites… like
As this is
Stefan’s first appearance on Channel 9, he explains a bit about what we’re going to do in this weekly series. If you want to skip ahead and get to the demo-goodness, check out 2:40 for some infinite scrolling mega-action.
For some quick background info,
check out Stefan’s…