Tag: Desktops

Skype shares good news; the death of Microsoft Messenger

Skype says they have good news to share; the death of Microsoft Messenger. Microsoft messenger has been one of those bloated instant messaging applications that Microsoft loves to push to all their desktops, but the problem with Microsoft Messenger is that it’s never been something that most people would consider ‘open’. Microsoft has always held …

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Irrelevant: Release of Internet Explorer 9

September 16th, Microsoft released their beta version of Internet Explorer 9. And for Microsoft, and the press people who attended the keynote speech, this is a fairly large deal, but to the rest of the Internet community it’s irrelevant. The fact is, Microsoft ‘Internet Explorer’ is a failed brand name, like Ford Pinto; it’s never …

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