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Windows Live Local beta's dynamic maps and business directories invite you to plot your own points of interest and collaborate with other users.
CNET's Charles Cooper and Elsa Wenzel discuss the new beta release of Adobe Acrobat, which will compete with Microsoft and Google.
CNET's Elsa Wenzel takes a first look at downloadable software from Google. Your online albums can be either private or public.
Google Maps give you a handy visual view of locations and lets you search surrounding areas for other items of interest. CNET's Elsa Wenzel takes a look.
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.
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.
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.
Some gadgets billed as "green" can power electronics off the grid. Others help you reduce energy use at home, work, or on your daily commute. CNET editors Elsa Wenzel and Wayne Cunningham talk about some of the latest tools on the market.
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.