Softpedia got its hands on Windows Live Messenger 8.0.0290 and made it available for download. However, you still need to be a beta tester to be able to log in.. Anyway this is the upcoming next-generation version of MSN Messenger and a part of Microsoft's new Windows Live Internet-based software.
This a BETA version of Windows Live Messenger! ONLY beta testers can login using this version!
With Windows Live Messenger you can chat online via text, voice or even video conversation - in real time - with your friends, family or colleagues.
It's faster than e-mail, a great choice for conversations and the perfect alternative when you can't be there in person
You can download this instant messenger over here.