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Facebook Messenger for Windows

Facebook Messenger for Windows

Reading Time: 1 minuteFacebook had released a separate mobile app for Facebook Chat a few months ago. Now, it has a Facebook Messenger for Windows. What this means? Death of Windows Live Messenger. I have less than 10 friends on it now. I can uninstall RockMelt. Don’t get me wrong. I love RockMelt. However, the main draw to RockMelt for me is its integrated chat function. Now that there is a native desktop application, I can junk the browser and switch back to…

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MSN Conversation

MSN Conversation

Reading Time: 1 minuteI can’t kick the habit of referring to Windows Live Messenger as MSN (Messenger). Anyway, this innocuous chat reminded me of the past. 11/23/2010 11:44:45 PM WM u haven answer me one qns leh 11/23/2010 11:44:51 PM Me wat qn? 11/23/2010 11:44:53 PM WM are u still in sch now? 11/23/2010 11:44:57 PM Me yeah 11/23/2010 11:44:58 PM Me hahaha 11/23/2010 11:45:01 PM WM so paiseh 11/23/2010 11:45:04 PM Me it is ok 11/23/2010 11:45:04 PM WM pls go HOME…

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DNS and more VPN woes

DNS and more VPN woes

Reading Time: 2 minutesRecently, I have been having trouble with my internet service. Twice a day, I was kept disconnected from the Internet. Each time I checked using Windows Live Messenger’s troubleshooter, it was the DNS (Domain Name System) that caused the trouble. There was nothing much that I could do, except to keep flushing my DNS settings. Which did not do much good anyway. The workaround? OpenDNS. Honestly, I never did care much about DNS even though I know how important it…

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