The online coverage of the Olympic Games on MSN is spectacular. 

The Olympics often provide  a showcase innovation, as Business Week’s cover story explains. 
For this Olympics, in the digital media realm, a milestone innovation will surely be the entrance of Microsoft’s Silverlight.

Earlier today at the Beet.TV studio, we spoke with Eric Schmidt, director of media and advertising evangelism at Microsoft.  He is in New York as one of the key executives managing online Olympics coverage with NBC Universal.

In this first clip, he gives us a demo and tour. 

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