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Wednesday, July 09, 2008
Google Introduces a Cartoonlike Method for Talking in Chat Rooms - NYTimes.com
Google, known for its plain-Jane approach to Web design, has come up with something much wackier.
On Tuesday the company introduced Lively, an online tool that allows people to embody a cartoonish online avatar and have text-based conversations with friends and other Internet users in virtual chat rooms. The rooms can be added to any blog or Web site.