New Live Mesh videos up today

While you’re waiting for the beta update to complete, The beta update is complete, but still: why not entertain yourself with the latest and greatest Live Mesh video content?  Posted fresh today: Ori Amiga’s amazing Live MeshMobile (pronounced, Ori asks us to tell you, like ‘BatMobile’ 🙂 demonstration:  Ori Amiga: MeshMobile Noah Edelstein gives a…


Update on installation of Live Mesh for Mobile

Since rolling out the latest Live Mesh release this afternoon, a number of customers have reported trouble installing the Live Mesh for Mobile software. We have identified the problem and are currently working on a new build. We don’t yet have an estimated time of availability, but we will post updates here, on the blog,…


Update on installation of Live Mesh for Mobile – FIXED!

Thank you for using the Live Mesh for Mobile client! For users who saw a failure to add their mobile phone to their mesh, we have deployed an updated build of Live Mesh for Mobile. You will need to download the Mobile Installer from again.  Once you have the new installer on your phone,…


Service update: Beta and required client upgrade (0.9.3424.5)

Whooooo boy, today is a big day for Live Mesh.  We are about to begin rolling have finished rolling out an update which brings our service and PC software to beta with significant new features, and includes the first technology previews of the Mac and Windows Mobile clients.  Details below.  We blogged on Tuesday about…


Live Framework from the architect’s perspective

We just posted a great video on Channel 9 with Dharma Shukla, the architect of the Live Framework.  If you’re wondering what the design goals were for Live Framework and how it’s structured under the covers, check this out:Dharma Shukla: Inside Live Framework  


Welcome to Beta

Hello,   Abhay Parasnis here, General Manager for Live Mesh.  Today is a big day for Live Mesh, but before going into details, I want to thank all the existing users of our Live Mesh technology preview.  We REALLY appreciate the great suggestions and enthusiasm so many of you have provided.  Hopefully you have seen…


How does Live Mesh relate to Azure?

In his PDC keynote just now, Ray Ozzie announced the Azure Services Platform.  Here’s the overview picture: The Live Services box at left is home to the developer services and APIs that power the Live Mesh platform experience.  Think of it this way: Live Mesh is a platform experience that is natively integrated with the…


Live Services and Mesh at PDC

PDC opens tomorrow, and while we previously pointed out some of the key Mesh-related Live Services content, we’ve changed our titles and released information on a few more sessions.  So here’s a refreshed list of ways to find us at PDC.  Keep in mind that a recording of each session should be at the URLs…


Heads up: required update to Live Mesh coming next week

With PDC just around the corner, we will be releasing the next update to Live Mesh, and it’s a major one. In fact, this is the most significant update to Live Mesh since we opened as a technology preview back in April. We know that many of you are going to be excited to see…


Behind Live Mesh: The Pub-Sub System

Hey there! I’m Viraj Mody, a developer on the Live Mesh services team. I bet some of you are curious about how the Live Mesh software running on your devices detects when others add files to your shared Live Folders, quickly changes icon colors when devices go from offline to online, or updates your Live…