Windows Live Contacts Gadget Beta Release

Danny Thorpe, on his blog has announced “the beta release of a new kind of web component:  the Windows Live Contacts Gadget!”. What's it for? — “The contacts gadget is client-side JavaScript that enables end users to use their Windows Live contacts (from Windows Live Mail/Hotmail and Messenger) with third party (non-Microsoft) web sites, conveniently […]

Danny Thorpe, on his blog has announced “the beta release of a new kind of web component:  the Windows Live Contacts Gadget!”.

What's it for? — “The contacts gadget is client-side JavaScript that enables end users to use their Windows Live contacts (from Windows Live Mail/Hotmail and Messenger) with third party (non-Microsoft) web sites, conveniently and securely.  The gadget works with any web server, most browsers, and doesn't require reams of license or partnership paperwork with Microsoft.  You don't have to assimilate your web server into the Microsoft collective in order to play with Windows Live contact data.” Continue reading…

Windows Live Contacts Gadget Beta Release