Aiming to bring its Mac instant messaging software closer to par with Windows, Microsoft on Wednesday offered a beta version of Messenger for Mac 8.
The test software brings, at long last, audio and video conferencing features to the Mac. A final version of the product is due out with the release of Office for Mac later this year.
Microsoft has said since 2008 that it was working to bring those capabilities--long a part of Windows Live Messenger--to the Mac. The company had originally hoped to have a beta version with audio/video capabilities by last year.
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