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Messenger for children now available for download

Published on: 16.03.09
Source: Press release Microsoft

An online messenger service for children has been developed by Microsoft in cooperation with Jugendschutz.net, the Freiwillige Selbstkontrolle Multimedia-Diensteanbieter and the Johanniter Unfallhilfe e.V. and is now available for download. The messenger software is designed to be particularly appropriate for children between the ages of 8 to 12 years and to fit their specific needs. The messenger is safeguarded by technical means to provide a safer online environment while experimenting with these kinds of services.

Parents must register to be able to download the messenger at
http://www.kinder-messenger.de/

If you are interested in the German version of this news, please refer to http://www.digitale-chancen.de/content/news/index.cfm/aus.3/key.2124/secid.11

Get more information from this website:
http://www.microsoft.com/germany/presseservice/detail.mspx?id=532658


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