Microsoft obviously is not planning to sit and look how Google takes bigger and bigger share of the search engine search market.
To better support people as they are exploring a topic, comparing information, keeping track of what they're learning, and collaborating with others, U Rank has general support for organizing, annotating, remembering, and sharing search results.
Tech News Aggregator is the second innovative thought that Microsoft decided to bring to reality. The site called Microsoft Web gathers news (and RSS feeds) on the following subjects: home page, inspiration, methods, business, events, blogs, and products. WebProNews blog has the details.