Microsoft Joins The Caravan Of Social Network Aggregators

Microsoft’s FUSE Labs group was set up eight months ago to develop new “social” products for the company — and has been busily releasing early-stage products since. The latest: Spindex, a service which “aggregates your social streams (Facebook, Twitter, Bing, etc.), making it simple for you to find what’s new, see personalized trending topics, and generally make the most of the time you spend being social on the web.” Specifically, the company says that Spindex “proactively finds useful articles and information based on your interest in your friends