The development work to embellish the Live Search platform to deliver search service via SMS was done at Microsoft India Development Center (MSIDC). Live Search offers users a complete search experience by enabling them search On-portal and deck content like ringtones, images, articles. Local directory information like restaurants, Mobile sites (WAP sites) and World Wide Web (WWW).
Currently, the local search and directory information is available in eight major cities including Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Pune and Ahmedabad. In addition, 21 more cities are expected to go live soon.