In Brazil, Canada, Japan, and the United States, MSN's chat rooms will stay open, but users will need to participate in at least one paid MSN service, ensuring that Microsoft has users' credit card numbers and other personal information on file in the event of abuse.
Microsoft currently provides local MSN content in 33 countries and 17 languages, and the company says that more than 200 million people use the service worldwide; more than 1.2 million people access the MSN chat rooms. In my programs is one that says you can install parental controls, why isnt it being used??
Since the chat area (to a large degree) was no longer a positive, constructive or inspiring place and it did not contribute to the sacred space we hold for Sikh Net on the Web, we had to shut it down and make some that we know that you are who you say you are.
We verify this information either by membership (using a credit card or check) or by a recommendation from another member.
The aim is to free individuals from the clutches of ignorance by bringing information on Sikhi in this Aquarian age to the masses, and by encouraging open, friendly chat.
state farm spokesman phil supple said, “we were thoroughly appalled when we were told that our ads were appearing on those sites.
It is important that chats on Sikh Net remain constructive, positive and open.
Sikh Net chat was formed with the interests of the general community in mind, particularly our youth.
The live chat area of Sikh Net is designed as an open forum for constructive and inspiring discussion.
It is a moderated chat area and is subject to certain guiding principles.