Obligatory MSN hosted blogging service post, autoquoting from MSN Spaces = soylent green
Updated. Today, Microsoft launches their free hosted blogging platform, spaces.msn.com. What effect the service will have on Blogger, TypePad, Userland, and the like is, predictably, a subject of great debate. The service is free, and seems aimed squarely at home users. BoingBoing reader alfie checks the W3 validator site and says, “MSN Spaces seems to be completely ignoring markup standards. Well done chaps.” Link. Reader Christopher Carfi hosts a discussion about the launch on his blog, here.
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“Makes me wanna yell STOP! Soylent green is people!”
Peter Orosz says:
MSN Spaces, Microsoft’s new blogging service, censors stuff! We’re all gonna die! This is a screencap taken by a friend of mine who apparently tried to register at MSN Spaces. His blog’s description reads “A Corporate Whore”, which the service promptly bounced. Yikes!