My brother said I should download the proper non-beta version of MSN Messenger 7. I didn’t even know it existed yet!
This is much better. I think it’s still got the highly annoying ‘nudge’ and ‘wink’ “functions”, but there’s lots of good new stuff aswell. It can be highlighted by this picture:
Avatars now show up like little favicons in the buddy list, and there is an option to show what you’re currently listening to. It says you can only use it with Windows Media Player, but it’s working fine with iTunes! So now everybody can know about my awesome taste in music 24 hours a day!
Update: A friend has this to say about one of the other new features: