messenger

Tue
05
Dec
John Lister's picture

Facebook Launches Chat For Kids - But is it Safe?

Facebook has created a special version of its Messenger tool for users aged under 13. Those are kids that are too young to use the main Facebook site (officially, at least). The core functions of Messenger Kids will be the same as the main Messenger ... app: users can exchange written messages in real time, or carry out video calls. There'll also be a range of "comedic" filters and effects to overlay on the video. One difference is that there will be no form of advertising whatsoever. There will also be some automated moderation tools that block users from sharing abusive content. Parents Must ... (view more)

Thu
09
Aug
Dennis Faas's picture

'Windows Live Messenger 16.4', and 'Windows Live Mail 16.4'

Windows Live Messenger 16.4 Now you can bring your online conversations to life with Windows Live Messenger. It's free software that helps you make high-definition video calls and chat face-to-face with friends and family! It also lets you connect ... Facebook to Messenger, so you can instant message your Facebook friends even if they don't use the Messenger system. http://microsoft.com Windows Live Mail 16.4 Windows Live Mail is a free email management utility that lets you work with multiple email accounts, calendars, and contact lists, even when your computer is offline. Once you add your ... (view more)

Thu
29
Dec
Dennis Faas's picture

'Facebook Messenger for Windows 7 1.2.203', and 'Defogger'

Facebook Messenger for Windows 7 1.2.203 This software provides a chance to chat with your Facebook friends, right from your Windows 7 desktop, using the official chat client from Facebook -- before the final version is officially released to the ... public. You get instant access to notifications, friend requests, news feed, a Facebook ticker, Message Counter, and Search. The software even docks as sidebar. More info about this program is available from Facebook's website . http://dragon.ak.fbcdn.net Defogger If you use CD or DVD emulation software, you may have trouble getting accurate results ... (view more)

Fri
09
Dec
Dennis Faas's picture

'Yahoo! Messenger 11.5.0.152', and 'Free Sound Recorder 9.3.1'

Yahoo! Messenger 11.5.0.152 Yahoo Messenger is a powerful web-based instant messaging (IM) program. It allows you to keep in contact with friends, family and co-workers, and also permits sharing photographs and video over webcam, making PC-to-PC ... calls, and more. http://messenger.yahoo.com Free Sound Recorder 9.3.1 Save the contents of a cassette to a CD, and listen to the songs in MP3 format using an easy-to-use interface. Free Sound Recorder is a simple, easy way to get started capturing audio on your PC. http://www.sound-recorder.biz This freeware software program is brought to you by ... (view more)

Fri
19
Nov
Dennis Faas's picture

'Process Explorer 14', and 'Yahoo! Messenger 11.0.0.1751 Beta'

Process Explorer 14 Ever wondered which program has a particular file or directory open? Now you can find out. Process Explorer shows you information about which handles and DLLs processes have opened or loaded. The unique capabilities of Process ... Explorer make it useful for tracking down DLL-version problems or handle leaks, and provide insight into the way Windows and applications work. http://technet.microsoft.com Yahoo! Messenger 11.0.0.1751 Beta Yahoo Messenger is a chat program that allows you to easily find or invite friends from other services to come chat with you. Other features ... (view more)

Mon
03
May
Dennis Faas's picture

Microsoft Readies Windows Live Messenger Upgrade

Users of Microsoft's popular Windows Messenger will soon notice the company has given the service a dramatic facelift. In a recent preview, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer showed off several of Messenger's new features, ranging from tabbed conversations ... to high-definition video chat. "The new Messenger will provide a great way to have more meaningful conversations with the people you care about most while also bringing together your social networks and sharing updates, cutting through the clutter, and staying up to date with your favorite friends," Microsoft noted in a recent statement. (Source: ... (view more)

Mon
04
Feb
Dennis Faas's picture

Remarkable Findings as Messenger Passes Mercury

Although we're often told not to shoot the messenger, the Messenger is certainly shooting up outer space. The spacecraft blazed past Mercury in mid-January, and took some rather remarkable snapshots of the tiny grey planet closest to the sun. The ... most impressive of those pictures has been dubbed "The Spider," and features a massive geological formation that has dazzled scientists. Many believe the subject of Messenger's photographs -- a giant, central depression surrounded by over a hundred thin trenches zig-zagging each way outwards -- is something very new and very exciting in recent ... (view more)

Wed
22
Nov
Dennis Faas's picture

'Remove Windows Messenger', and 'Podmailer'

Remove Windows Messenger Windows Messenger is installed by default, in a Windows XP installation, whether it is Windows XP Professional or Windows XP Home Edition installation. The Remove Windows Messenger Tool will let you remove or uninstall ... Windows Messenger permanently. http://www.diskdatarecovery.net/remove-windows-messenger Podmailer Need to exchange large files by e-mail? Use Podmailer to send and receive without limits! Podmailer is a tiny software that empowers you to share files by e-mail -- regardless of their size -- without clogging your inbox. http://www.podmailing.com/ (view more)

Wed
09
Apr
Dennis Faas's picture

Disable Windows Messenger pop-ups?

Not long ago, I received an email from 'Rezzy46', who has been plagued by a new form of spam: Windows Messenger popup advertisements (note: these are not MSN Messenger chat pop-up messages). He writes: " Is there a simple way to stop those messenger ... service advertisements? Is it possible to disable the popups without disabling any core Windows components? Speak of the devil -- two just popped up while I was typing this message! " After searching Google, I found that Messenger popups are a new form of spam that exploit a feature of the Microsoft Windows operating system intended for ... (view more)

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