Bryant is back with part 2 of his exclusive look at the five pillars of Windows 7:

Pillar Two: Designed for Services

Microsoft has been working on expanding its online properties. Windows Live is the manifestation of Microsoft’s Windows-related online efforts, and it seems that these services will play a key role in Windows 7: Being up to date, worry-free upgrades, Windows Online, help and community, the Family Friendly Web Experience, Gadgets, in-box application improvements.

Interesting as always. Check out the full post.