Read more at: What's next for Microsoft's MSN.com? | ZDNetMicrosoft's strategy around its MSN.com portal is continuing along a long and winding path.
This week, Microsoft cut some unspecified number of its MSN.com freelancers and contractors. The cuts reportedly are not affecting full-time-employee MSN.com employees -- the number of which is expected to grow -- according to a statement Microsoft provided to The Seattle Times. The cuts are seemingly a result of budget-tightening, post-reorg.
(Microsoft officials aren't commenting on the MSN.com job cuts beyond what company officials told The Seattle Times, a spokesperson said.)