[jdev] Re: IMVU
tc2s8b03 at sneakemail.com
Tue Aug 31 12:02:27 CDT 2004
The home page says "IMVU works with the major IM networks and more." where
more is linked to this page:
Now, I admit we won't win any web design awards, but I think your criticism
is a little harsh.
Anyway, I think you do have a point, and we'll add a Jabber icon to the
front page. Any suggestions as to which logo would be most appropriate?
Should we use this one: http://www.jabberpowered.org/logos.html or this one:
> -----Original Message-----
> From: jdev-bounces at jabber.org [mailto:jdev-bounces at jabber.org]On Behalf
> Of David Ammouial davux-at-insia.org |jabberdev|
> Sent: Tuesday, August 31, 2004 8:45 AM
> To: XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX
> Subject: [jdev] Re: IMVU
> On 2004-08-26, Eric <tc2s8b03 at sneakemail.com> wrote:
> > Hey folks,
> > I'm new to the list but am a long-time fan of Jabber. I wanted to drop a
> > note about a company that I've started which makes an IM add-on product
> > called IMVU. We provide 3D avatars in a companion window to existing IM
> > clients. Right now, we work with all of the major closed-source
> clients, as
> > well as a few of the multi-protocol clients like Meca and
> Jabber Messenger.
> > (win32 only right now, but we hope to do OSX and linux too).
> > We're big free software advoctaes. Our 3d animation is done by
> cal3d, a free
> > software skeletal animation system. Most of our app is written
> in python. We
> > contribute to numerous open source projects, and have started a
> few of our
> > own. We even donate some of our profits to groups like the FSF.
> > But, I'm very sad to report, we don't yet support any
> open-source IM client.
> > I wanted to mention that here because I'd really like to support as many
> > Jabber clients as possible. Adding integration is very easy - for Jabber
> > Messenger it was < 50 lines of python. If anyone's interested,
> please feel
> > free to drop me a line; I'd be happy to help make it happen.
> > And of course, I'd love to your feedback about IMVU if you have a few
> > minutes to try it.
> > Thanks!
> > Eric
> > eric at imvu.com
> > www.imvu.com
> May I ask why the website doesn't even mention Jabber, but only
> "the four major IM networks"?
> I suppose the "long-time fans of Jabber" people and the ones
> who make the website are not the same ones.
> Sounds strange to me actually.
> David Ammouial
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