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Microsoft fine-tunes shift from Messenger to Skype

The company is forging ahead in moving its Messenger user base to Skype. Here's the updated timeline for its aggressive plan.

By February 15, 2013

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Windows RT missing your favorite apps? Try these

If you have a device running Windows RT, chances are you're missing one or more of your favorite apps. Here are five alternatives that could be worth a download, depending on what you're looking for.

By October 29, 2012

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The Pirate Bay walks the plank on Windows Live Messenger?

Windows Live Messenger users that try to send links from The Pirate Bay will find that they won't be sent.

By March 26, 2012

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Microsoft opens instant-messaging for all comers

Any programmer now can build software to tap into Windows Live Messenger's network. Perhaps in time IM will become less fragmented and more useful.

By December 15, 2011

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Lose your laptop? Change all passwords, pronto

Stanford University researcher shows how to bypass Windows' built-in encryption that Web browsers, instant messaging clients, and other programs used to store user passwords.

By August 8, 2011

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Chat logs show Bradley Manning's early activism

Chat logs show what may have motivated Army enlistee Bradley Manning, an AJAX, PHP, and MySQL programmer, to allegedly turn over megabytes of sensitive documents to WikiLeaks.

By July 6, 2011

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Webware 100 winner: Pidgin

Webware 100 winner: Pidgin

By May 19, 2009

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Facebook Chat so souped up it no longer supports IE6

Good news for bored office workers -- the chat feature that allows you to instantly message your Facebook friends is improved, so you won't be cut off mid-conversation so much.

By August 26, 2010

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Buzz Out Loud 715: Fork the Pidgin

As in, stick a fork in the Pidgin forking controversy, because it's forking ridiculous. Also, iTunes Store gets same-day DVD releases and memristors make their debut.

By May 1, 2008

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Webware 100 winner: Pidgin

Pidgin is a free, open source IM client.

By April 21, 2008