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Windows Live Messenger beta

A couple of days ago I got a Windows Live Messenger invitation and been using it since. Over all it looks good and has some nice new features new user interface …etc, but here’s the one that caught my attention. In Windows Live Messenger you can actually send offline messages to people when they are not online so that they’d receive them on their next login, very cool! This used to be one of my favourite features in ICQ and I’m glad to see it in Windows Live Messenger now. I havent tried MSN Messenger 7.5 but I’m sure that this feature was not available in MSN 7 and earlier. To send an offline message...

Looks like MSN Messenger will be having some new features soon!

Read this on the xtra news today. “Microsoft moved to build its presence in the booming Internet telephony market on Wednesday, purchasing Teleo Inc, a Californian company that lets users make calls from their computers to regular phones”. In the article it also says “Will Collins, global messenger product manager at Microsoft, said the company hoped to integrate Teleo’s offerings into its products by the end of 2005. Microsoft may add “click-to-call” features to Outlook or Internet Explorer, so that users can automatically call a phone number by clicking on it, he said. “ Personally I think they might extend that to MSN Messenger too to compete with products like Skype… See the full article here Also, here’s the...