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At the same time, the company launched a new web portal named Microsoft Internet Start and set it as the first default home page of Internet Explorer, its web browser.In 1998, Microsoft renamed and moved this web portal to the domain name com, where it has remained.Many of MSN's services were reorganized in 20 under a new brand name that Microsoft championed at the time, Windows Live.This move was part of Microsoft's strategy to improve its online offerings using the Windows brand name. The group of Windows Live services used Web 2.0 technology to offer features and functionality through a web browser that were traditionally only available through dedicated software programs.Internet Start served as the default home page for Internet Explorer and offered basic information such as news, weather, sports, stocks, entertainment reports, links to other websites on the Internet, articles by Microsoft staff members, and software updates for Windows.
The new website put MSN in direct competition with sites such as Yahoo! Because the new format opened up MSN's content to the world for free, the Internet service provider and subscription service was renamed MSN Internet Access at that time.
More new features included 'Flip Ahead', which allowed users to swipe from one article to the next.
MSN for Windows 8 also had new deals with the AP and Reuters.
Since then, MSN has launched 'MSN News', an in-house news operation.
In 2012, MSN announced on its blog that it would be unveiling a new version of the home page on October 26, exclusively for Windows 8, saying that the new version would be "clean, simple, and built for touch." Microsoft said it would be more app-like due to the speed of Internet Explorer 10.
MSN (stylized in all lowercase) is a web portal and related collection of Internet services and apps for Windows and mobile devices, provided by Microsoft and launched on August 24, 1995, the same release date as Windows 95.