Some have suggested that MSN may have economic reasons for closing down their chatrooms.
MSN shuts down its chatrooms One in five children regularly use chatrooms, reports suggest Microsoft's internet service MSN is to cut back drastically its chatroom services because of concerns about child safety, it said. Abusive contact Internet service provider Lycos has branded the action as "irresponsible" and fear children will move to other unmoderated chatrooms on Lonely girls searching sex meet net.
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There has been growing concern among experts that the anonymity of net chat means young people are being targeted by adults pretending to be children. It means no free, unmoderated chatrooms will exist anymore on any of MSN's global network of sites.