Futurology: replace Microsoft Windows Live Messenger for Skype
After years of reign and now being one of the most popular services on the planet, we could be very close to ultimate death as Windows Live Messenger instant Messaging client, with Microsoft planning the elimination of service and software that gives life to it .
Because according to sources within the industry, as soon as this week the company will officially announced to the public, detailing the migration of Messenger users to Skype, owned by Microsoft and where services will be centralized messaging its entirety.
If true, this will mark the retirement of one of the mythical platforms around internet communication, what will happen gradually over the next few months until complete removal of Windows Live Messenger, skype for all kinds as manager personal accounts for instant messaging.
This should not be a big problem for end users, as the software of Skype Messenger has best support in terms of supported devices, as there is a Skype application or program available for almost all mobile phones and operating systems, so that migration would not be tortured.
Link: Microsoft to remove Windows Live Messenger in behalf of Skype (The Verge)Tags: fotolog era, IM, Messaging, Messenger, meurte, Microsoft, retirement, skype, Windows Live, Windows Live Messenger