Monthly Archives: December 2004

Jura blogs about contacts in Messenger

Jura has a great post up that talking about contacts and how they are managed on the back end servers.  If you have suspected that you contact list is getting smaller, well, maybe it is.  Read the whole thing to … Continue reading

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Ian Ward’s ideas about possible future services through IM

Over on the Development Seed Blog Ian Ward has some interesting speculation about the types of services that could be supported through IM clients like MSN Messenger.  Really interesting stuff: What services can be provided via a chat client?  With MSN … Continue reading

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Spaces and opening links in a new window

Over on the Daily Bauble Bob Starr has a blog entry up about an email conversation we had.  In it, he’s giving me too much credit for for understanding MSN Spaces.  Credit has to go to my colleague Brian, the Support … Continue reading

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Simon blogs about Messenger 7 . . .

and Simon says "As a beta its pretty crap".  You can read his whole review here. I would like to offer one correction to his review.  You can turn off Nudges.  I’ve blogged about this before here.  To recap: Choose … Continue reading

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Broken links between contact cards and spaces

Anita asked: hey i had a space and then i deleted it, but i made a new one, but on my contact card it still goes to the old one even though it’s not there anymore. is there any way … Continue reading

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TechTree Reviews MSN Messenger 7 Beta

Reviewed by Aalaap Ghag.  Aalaap wasn’t impressed.  From the review: With nothing substantial (and relevant to communication) left to innovate on, both are scrambling, with eccentric features in their next-of-kin products, to woo the cosmetic-happy crowd over from each other’s … Continue reading

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Mobile 365 has teamed up with MSN

Mobile 365 has teamed up with MSN. From http://www.techtree.com. Airtel and BPL signed separate agreements with MSN and Mobile 365 for the service. Users get to access their Hotmail messages and chat on MSN via SMS. They also get to … Continue reading

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