Microsoft C2 take on FriendFeed?

Microsoft isn't usually the first (or second or third) company that folks associate with social networking. But maybe the Redmondians, or at least the researchers on the Microsoft Research C2 team, aren't as unsociable as some assume.Microsoft showed off earlier this month at its TechFest research fair a handful of new social-computing projects. One of […]

Microsoft isn't usually the first (or second or third) company that folks associate with social networking. But maybe the Redmondians, or at least the researchers on the Microsoft Research C2 team, aren't as unsociable as some assume.

Microsoft showed off earlier this month at its TechFest research fair a handful of new social-computing projects. One of these, codenamed “C2,” shares some similarities with the FriendFeed social-network-data aggregation service— and seemingly is on the fast track to become part of Microsoft’s Windows Live client for mobile devices.

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