Microsoft has made further revelations in its long-running build-up to the launch of its digital audio player ae environment Zune. Official registrations by the Redmond-based giant include unveiling that folks will be able to create social networks on the fly, sharing music with up to four others in their immediate environment. Tey could be friends on your contacts list or complete, and trusting in your musical taste strangers.

It’s been confirmed that Toshiba will manufacture the DAP, which is due at the end of this year.