Thursday, August 11th, 2005

Hotmail Kahuna: for mail

Category: Showcase

It appears that the rogue group at Microsoft is at it with mail. According to some, Kahuna, the next generation hotmail, has just gone internal beta1.

  • Using AJAX to suppress page reload
  • Emulatiing outlook a lot
  • Mail will support chinese characters. But Folder list doesn’t.
  • Contacts will represent all my msn messenger contacts.
  • Progressing bar is yellow and sits in lower-left corner (instead of that red bar in upper-right)
  • Note the URL (btw, try out )
  • For now seems passport has some technical problem, so currently no firefox capatibility result.

The biggest thing that I see on the screenshot is banner ads! :)


Posted by Dion Almaer at 10:10 am
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