Every morning when you woke up and read the newspaper then you saw the news related to the technology and it’s like “a new day with a new technology”. Microsoft Fuse Labs works in partnership with product and research teams to ideate, develop, and deliver new social, real-time, and media-rich experiences for home and work. The latest product of Microsoft Fuse Labs is Montage.
What is Montage and the answer is following;
Montage is a shareable, personal, visual album of the web. You are able to design your personal Montage around a topic by adding content that pulls information from a variety of sources including, RSS feeds, Twitter, Bing News, YouTube, video and Bing Images. Your Montage is constantly evolving as you arrange each area with the content of your choice – which is easy, intuitive and fun; and can be on any topic from, movies, sports, to robots.
In this post I will tell you guys that how you can use web-based service which allows you to create and share a visual album on the web on the topics which you want. Following are the steps:
Go to www.MyMontage.com.
If you want to create your own customizable montage then ‘Sign In with your Windows Live ID or Facebook or Twitter’.
After Singing in update your profile and select ‘All Done’.
Now, we are ready to create our montage. Write any term on which you want to create your montage, so I am going to enter term “HP”.
After entering the term ‘HP’ montage automatically populated the page based on the entered term. We can change the layout and change widgets the page.
You can add or remove the content from your page with the help of the customization options.
You can add many widgets in your page like Bing Twitter Maps, Facebook comments, news, images, Twitter, videos, RSS, Twitter Timeline.
I have added my location with the help of Bing Twitter Maps.
After saving it is showing like this:
After setting up the widgets you can label them.
You are ready to publish your montage. For this click on the ‘Publish’ button.
After following the above steps you are ready to create your montage. You can view my montage here. I will share more tutorials regarding montage creation very soon.