Microsoft Unveils First Look of New MSN in UAE .

Microsoft Unveils First Look of New MSN in UAE .

Microsoft today unveiled a first look of the new MSN in UAE. Designed from the ground up for a mobile, cloud first world, the new MSN combines premium content from the world’s leading media outlets with personal productivity tools that help you do more.  Built around the insight that the knowledge and information that enriches your life should be accessible regardless of where you are or what device you are using, the new experience is available on the web and will soon be available across all major device platforms, including Windows, iOS and Android.

“We have re-written MSN from the ground up for a mobile-first, cloud first world.  The new MSN brings together the world’s best media sources along with data and services to enable users to do more,” said Brian MacDonald, Corporate Vice President of Information and Content Experiences at Microsoft.  “The new MSN focuses on the primary digital daily habits in people’s lives, helping them complete tasks on the web and across all of their devices, roaming data and personalized settings to keep users in the know wherever they are.”


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MSN is partnering with some of the world’s best and most authoritative sources, including the New York Times and Motor Trend in the U.S., The Yomiuri Shimbun and The Asahi Shimbun in Japan, the Guardian and the Telegraph in the UK, NDTV and Hindustan Times in India, Le Figaro and Le Monde in France, and Lance and Estadão in Brazil, and many more.


In UAE and across the region, Microsoft has partnered with a number of leading content providers, including CNN Arabic; Layalina; ArabsTurbo; Sky News Arabia; Aljazeera; Fatafeat, a brand of Discovery Networks;  Eva Halasa Rihani; Drive Arabia;  Manal Alalem; Arabian Business;   Time Out Dubai;; Ahlan!;  Ahlan! Masala; Construction Week; Channel Middle East; Altibbi and Webteb. Microsoft has also partnered with SyndiGate, who are providing news, editorial articles, photographs and video from over one hundred of the widest-read and most-respected publishers and content providers in the Middle East and North Africa today