Windows Messenger on Xbox 360!

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  1. Jimbo

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    Yep. In may expect to be using windows messenger on xbox live. Heres the story.


    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp. has announced the launch of Windows Live Messenger on the Xbox 360 connecting people across Xbox 360 consoles, Microsoft Windows-based PCs and Windows Mobile-powered devices

    With this update to Xbox 360, people can connect and chat directly from their television using Windows Live Messenger, a network of more than 20 billion relationships and more than 260 million active accounts.
    Beginning the week of May 7, the Xbox 360 spring update will provide Xbox 360 owners worldwide with access to Windows Live Messenger features, broadening the communication options on the Xbox LIVE social network

    Source = yahoo news
     
  2. SpAwNtHeKiLlEr

    SpAwNtHeKiLlEr BattleForums Member

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    Sweet, that's totally cool. I have to tell the kids in my school if they don't know about it.
     
  3. x42bn6

    x42bn6 Retired Staff

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    Uh, interesting, I guess... Not sure about the bandwidth requirements and stuff though.*
     
  4. Gimmi

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    what the ****?
     
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    wow this is seriously a new revolution in the gaming industrie not just for the xbox 360
     
  6. x42bn6

    x42bn6 Retired Staff

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    If approximately 100,000 people were friends with each other, that takes it to about 20,000,000,000 relationships.*