The PC Radio Show
WBAI 
New York

Announcements and Upcoming Shows

Recently Mentioned

Links and Downloads

About the Show

Archives

Home


Search our site by entering a keyword or phrase:

September 2003 Archive

Shows  (on this page)
September 24, 2003  September 17, 2003  September 10, 2003   September 3, 2003 

For a full list of all archived shows, see the Archives page.


September 24, 2003 Show     RETURN TO TOP

Microsoft has decided to shut their free, unmoderated MSN chat rooms in 28 countries. They say the reason is because it was providing a meeting ground for spammers and pedophiles. People who don't believe everything Microsoft says thing there may be a business motive to the move. After all, MSN will still permit unmoderated chat for U.S. users that subscribe to one or more of its paid services. MSN says this is so they have credit card numbers that it can use to track down those who violate their terms of use. In Canada, Brazil, New Zealand and Japan, MSN will offer some moderated