Microsoft Tests “The Spoke”

By Deane Barker on December 3, 2003

theSpoke: Here’s another blogging / social networking app from Microsoft. From Microsoft Watch:

So far, The Spoke seems to be in an early public test phase. There are about a dozen registered community members, or “hubbers,” participating in the message boards.

Within the past few days, Microsoft added a Real Simple Syndication (RSS) feed capability to the site. […]

The Spoke is “almost a competitor to LiveJournal, Blog*spot, etc.,” said one individual evaluating participation, who asked for anonymity.

File this next to Wallop.