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New feature: the news section on your homepage has changed

Yesterday we changed the news section on the UK homepage following feedback from you, our users.   Instead of having three tabbed sections: News, World News and Odd News, we now have two. You can access articles from MSN UK’s news content providers … Continue reading

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Your new homepage has arrived!

Posted by Paul, Homepage Editor   The new MSN UK homepage has gone live. Discover the benefits with our tour.   The redesign is the result of analysis and worldwide design and audience research and follows a new homepage on … Continue reading

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Your homepage is changing

Posted by Paul, Homepage Editor   Microsoft is preparing to unveil a new look and new features on the MSN UK homepage.   The new homepage is faster to download, adds more video content, more news and adds access to … Continue reading

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Friday’s best of the web

Kids: never add your mum on Facebook Facebook classes for parents     iPhone App for stalking ex-girlfriends  See more funny iPhone apps   QWOP Olympics – I’m sure there’s probably a technique to this Other office internet games   Cheaters … Continue reading

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Fake a wish

Friday’s ‘best of the web’   Shadow arthttp://www.environmentalgraffiti.com/featured/incredible-shadow-art-created-from-junk/12265   Never buy a ‘comfort wipe’ as an anniversary presenthttp://www.cracked.com/blog/call-center-transcript-of-me-returning-a-comfort-wipe   Seven man-made substances that laugh in the face of physicshttp://www.cracked.com/article_17476_7-man-made-substances-that-laugh-in-face-physics.html   Optical illusionhttp://blogs.discovermagazine.com/badastronomy/2009/06/24/the-blue-and-the-green/   The kosher version of Googlehttp://www.koogle.co.il/English/   Passive … Continue reading

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How the web and print covered Michael Jackson’s death

Guest post by Matt Ball, MSN UK editor-in-chief (follow on twitter @thisismattball) This post is about media coverage of Michael Jackson’s death. I’ve compiled an album that shows: 1. Screenshots of mainstream English language websites I took early this morning … Continue reading

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The enormity of the situation

Friday’s ‘best of the web’   They are very small duckshttp://www.27bslash6.com/strata.html   Total Eclipse of the Heart (literal version)http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lj-x9ygQEGA   The enormity of the situationhttp://www.spectator.co.uk/stephenpollard/2577621/the-enormity-of-the-situation.thtml   What they want you to see vs what you are really looking athttp://img394.imageshack.us/img394/1231/4388.jpg   … Continue reading

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