Wired Outs Wallop

By Deane Barker on November 9, 2003

Will Microsoft Wallop Friendster?: Wired peels back the curtain on Wallop.

“In fact, Wallop is Microsoft’s venture into the red-hot social-networking arena, using the common Microsoft tack of piecing together existing technologies and packaging them for the novice user. Those technologies include Friendster-style social-networking capabilities, super-simplistic blogging tools, moblogging, wikis and RSS feeds, all based on Microsoft’s Instant Messenger functionality.”