Microsoft giveth, and it taketh away. At least, that's how it looks with the latest incarnation of the SkyDrive online storage service.
Unveiled this week, the preview of the new SkyDrive kicks in several improvements over its Web-based predecessor.
The old SkyDrive Web site separates documents that you upload from those synced via Live Mesh, creating a limited and clumsy workspace. The new preview edition ensures that all files are stored in one place, whether they're uploaded or synced from your PC.
You can now view and open all your SkyDrive files directly from Windows Explorer, eliminating the … Read more