On Windows 8
MS will take advantage of the Windows 8 launch to clean things up. The OS bids farewell to Windows Live ID, which will be now 'Microsoft Account'
Microsoft just announced that Windows Live will be re-branded as "Microsoft Account" with the release of Windows 8.
They will take advantage of the new OS launch to clean things up and apparently, the the cloud services featured in the OS will be an update to the Live platform, in which users will create an identity to be used across Microsoft services such as Xbox 360 to SkyDrive and more.
Also, MS released an explanatory video of these changes. Check it out below!
NEWS SOURCE #1: http://www.theverge.com/2012/5/2/2994538/microsoft-windows-live-rebranding
NEWS SOURCE #2: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/b8/archive/...nd-windows-phone-windows-live-reimagined.aspx
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