imipak writes: "Microsoft have
finally commented on the recent seven day outage
Messenger IM service -- some users have permanently
lost data, and there's still no explanation of the cause.
Interesting earlier story from CNet News. Key quote:
"... an outage that lasts seven days with no valid
explanation really starts to make you think about
.Net, and about Microsoft's plans for the Internet.
What if this were the new Office software
verification service that was down?"" Here 's a story on MSNBC as well.
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