Now you see it; now you don’t

Yes, Kevin Dente did indeed call it. The Microsoft download link for Lookout lasted for less than a day. Fortunately, however, you can still download the unsupported software from the Lookout site–or more specifically from here. Like Mary Jo Foley and others, I too, am interested in seeing how Microsoft works out licensing issues concerning the fact the Lookout uses the open source Lucene.NET search engine based on the original, Java-based Lucene project from Apache.