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BlackBerrys to get push Hotmail and MSN Messenger

BlackBerrys to get push Hotmail and MSN Messenger

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Microsoft and RIM have announced an agreement to provide Microsoft Windows Live services on BlackBerry smartphones. This will mean "easy" mobile access to Windows Live Messenger and an enhanced level of integration between Windows Live Hotmail and the... >>

Microsoft launches Messenger TV

Microsoft launches Messenger TV

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Microsoft has launched a new feature for Windows Live Messenger - Messenger TV. Claiming to bring together two of the nation's most popular online activities - watching videos and chatting on instant messenger, Messenger TV is way for Windows Live Messenger... >>

Facebook Chat live in the UK

Facebook Chat live in the UK

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Facebook's "Chat" instant messaging service has been rolled out across the UK this morning. The service offers a more immediate way to communicate with Facebook buddies than the current email-like set-up. Users of the social utility will now see a Chat... >>

"Facebook Chat" confirmed as coming within weeks

"Facebook Chat" confirmed as coming within weeks

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Following rumours swirling around cyberspace, Facebook has confirmed new features for the site, including an instant messaging feature that will allow live chat between users. Facebook plans to roll out new privacy features this week that will give users... >>

Facebook to launch own instant messaging service

Facebook to launch own instant messaging service

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Facebook has been testing a new instant messaging service and will be launching it to the public soon, perhaps this week, Techcrunch reports. The suggestion is that the service will be an "in-house" Facebook tool, built into user's Facebook pages to enable... >>

USB missile launcher gets MSN hook up

USB missile launcher gets MSN hook up

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Brando offers this staple of office gadgetry, the good old USB missile launcher, in a variety of guises - but this version has got to be the best. The "new generation" of launcher now works with MSN. So, if you get one, and your MSN buddy gets one too,... >>

i-Buddy embodies your Live Messenger mate's activites

i-Buddy embodies your Live Messenger mate's activites

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Looks like someone paid close attention to the Availabot prototype as here is the i-Buddy designed for use with Windows Live Messenger. A USB gadget, the i-Buddy is a "physical representation" of your most favourite Live Messenger buddy. You can program... >>

DJ's "Messenger Mix" available to download free

DJ's "Messenger Mix" available to download free

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DJ David Guetta has created a tune by mixing instantly recognisable Messenger sounds to create the "Mix Messenger". It's now available to download for free (well, we can't see anyone paying for this nonsense) via the link below. Guetta's tune is described... >>

Microsoft patents instant messaging on your TV

Microsoft patents instant messaging on your TV

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Microsoft has patented a version of its instant messaging service that is designed to work on your television, DVD or media player. Not only will it keep track of everything you've watched, but it will let you chat to your messaging buddies while you... >>

Voiis Mini Pocket Messenger Phone launches in Japan

Voiis Mini Pocket Messenger Phone launches in Japan

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The Axes Voiis Mini has launched in Japan where it is available for around $130. But what the devil is it? Is it an MP3 player? Is it a VoIP phone? A hand-held IMing device? It's all of the above, sort of. Relying entirely on Bluetooth connectivity, for... >>