Microsoft Readies Windows Live Marketplace
"Agora," the soon-to-be-unveiled one-stop shop for Windows Live services, is expected to take its cues from Microsoft's Xbox Live Marketplace. (Microsoft Watch)Microsoft is expected to field a public beta of its new "Windows Live Marketplace" site, possibly as early as Aug. 28. Code-named Agorathe Greek term for "marketplace," the new one-stop shop may supersede the current "Windows Marketplace" site, according to information from Liveside.Net.
Microsoft officials have blogged that the company is preparing a new version of Windows Marketplace to launch on Aug. 28.