Chat Wars

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  1. Queefinout

    Queefinout Well-Known Member

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    This is a long ass read. I would have copied and pasted it but it's to just too much. I enjoyed It a lot though and thought I would share, maybe someone else will like it It pretty much tells the story of the rivalry between AOL instant messenger and MSN Messenger in the late 90's to the early 00's and pretty much their demise.

    https://nplusonemag.com/issue-19/essays/chat-wars/


    Howard related because they through a ba ba booey at the end. /s
     
  2. Dick Fitzwell

    Dick Fitzwell Opinions are like assholes ... and so am I

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    I just came in my mouth a little
     
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    Never used, not a fan.
     
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    you thought this article was going to bring this message board to one big kumbaya moment.

    Didn't you!
     
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    YES!

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    Back then, I used Trillian, which let you consolidate and use all the major chat programs.
     
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    smichal A1 Dick Game

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    I used to like ICQ and CUSeeMe
     
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    Butt Trumpet Rimming aint easy.

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    Zo its not zcat wars?
     
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    I remember using irc. For whatever reason I would always have so much trouble just finding the right chat room. Not sure if it was age at the time or what but it was a complete bitch to find what I wanted.
     
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