Navigating the world with Google Maps Video
Google Local and Local for Mobile give you a handy visual view of locations you're interested in, plus let you search the surrounding areas for other items of interest.
The dynamic maps and business directories in the beta of Windows Live Local invite you to plot your own points of interest and collaborate with other users. CNET's Elsa Wenzel takes a look.
CNET's Elsa Wenzel takes a first look at downloadable software from Google. Your online albums can be either private or public.
CNET's Elsa Wenzel takes a look at some features of the new SketchUp software, which Google purchased in March and turned into a 3D drawing program.
The current version of Microsoft Office 2007 has many features, but we await its final release. CNET's Elsa Wenzel takes a look.
CNET's Charles Cooper and Elsa Wenzel discuss the new beta release of Adobe Acrobat, which will compete with Microsoft and Google.
The latest beta of Microsoft Office is out. Now there's a clickable ribbon across the top, replacing those drop-down boxes. CNET's software expert Elsa Wenzel gives you a look at some of the more important changes.
Yahoo Messenger with Voice 8 offers paid outbound and inbound telephone calls in addition to free voice and video chat, free avatars, creative third-party plug-ins, and the ability to chat with Windows Live users. CNET's Elsa Wenzel takes a look.
Today Yahoo released a highly recommended update to its Yahoo Messenger IM feature. But there have been reports of the update doing such things as changing the home page and adding the Yahoo Toolbar automatically. CNET's Elsa Wenzel takes a look at how to update the feature while avoiding unwanted changes to your Internet browser.