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Windows Live Spaces

An earlier social networking site from Microsoft that enabled users to share personal information and photos, and write a blog. Originally MSN Spaces in 2004 and renamed in 2006, Windows Live Spaces also included an event planner for inviting guests. Windows Live Writer was a desktop word processing application that published directly to Windows Live Spaces, SharePoint and other blog services. In 2011, the Spaces service was eliminated. See Windows Live.
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For example, now one can choose to go from reading the Qu'ran, watching TV or attending Ramadan tents all night, to visiting or contacting people by (social networking sites) Facebook, MSN Spaces or by phone.
However, it's not just chatting and insider gossip that has captured our imagination, according to the Blogging Britain Report from blog hosting service MSN Spaces, which is home to three million British-registered blogs.
And 59 per cent of bloggers opt to make their writing publicly available, a study by social networking site MSN Spaces showed.
And more than half of those who choose to write a blog - an on-line journal with entries updated frequently - opt to make it available in the form of a public diary, research by social networking site MSN Spaces showed.
Windows Live Contacts ensures contacts are kept up to date and automatically updated, with contacts integrated and accessible across Windows Live Messenger, Windows Live Mail and MSN spaces.
Microsoft shut down the blog of Chinese journalist Zhao Jing hosted on MSN Spaces, The Wall Street Journal reported Jan.
The Redmond software company, operator of a popular blogging technology called MSN Spaces, said Tuesday that it will endeavor to make blogs available to users elsewhere even if Microsoft decides it is legally obliged to block them in a particular country.
MSN Spaces lets consumers create and maintain a personal blog site for free.
Nielson/Net Ratings has issued a study showing that the top 10 social networking sites saw traffic grow 47% over the last year, with MySpace and MSN Spaces seeing the biggest growth (with 367% and 286% increases, respectively).
More than half of those who choose to write a blog - an online journal with entries updated frequently - opt to make it available in the form of a public diary, research by social networking site MSN Spaces showed.
The survey was commissioned by the Noise arts and media festival in association with MSN Spaces.
According to the companies, the service, launched this week, will see 3 deliver 'SeeMeTV', a mobile TV channel, which shows and pays for customer-created content, to MSN Spaces through a joint brand promotion.