Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
Instant Messaging and Who Wants To Be A Millionaire
Posted on 24-Aug-2004 07:41 | Tags Filed under: News


Instant Messaging and Who Wants To Be A Millionaire
Buena Vista Television and America Online, Inc. entered a deal that will allow tens of millions of AOL members, AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) users and other fans of the show to participate in "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire's" "Ask The Audience" polling.

Those who add the "MillionaireIM" screen name to their AIM Buddy List can participate in the show when a contestant selects "Ask the Audience" by receiving actual game questions via instant message (IM) or mobile instant message and answering them in real-time.

With the addition of this new IM component, a contestant who chooses "Ask The Audience" will see the responses of both the studio audience and those participating via IM. "Millionaire's" third season will tape from September 1 through January 16, 2005. During that time, people with "MillionaireIM" on their Buddy List will be able to receive a multiple-choice question via IM at their desktop or on their mobile device and play along when the "Ask The Audience" lifeline is used.


More information: http://www.millionairetv.com...

comments powered by Disqus


Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

The President Of The USA: Donald Trump
Created by TimA, last reply by JayADee on 26-Mar-2017 07:44 (3673 replies)
Pages... 243 244 245


TiVo Service ending on 31 October 2017
Created by Riggleby, last reply by mattwnz on 25-Mar-2017 19:15 (545 replies)
Pages... 35 36 37


Temperature Monitoring
Created by michaelmurfy, last reply by richms on 25-Mar-2017 23:38 (21 replies)
Pages... 2


Credit card charged without notification.
Created by Michaelfjs, last reply by PaulBags on 22-Mar-2017 18:46 (41 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Police invade your financial privacy even more often now.
Created by Geektastic, last reply by Geektastic on 26-Mar-2017 09:32 (30 replies)
Pages... 2


Mass PC Parts, tools, iPads, tablets, desks, TVs, couches, wireless APs, HTC Vive's, laptops, desktops and iPhones!!!
Created by CamH, last reply by Rikkitic on 24-Mar-2017 17:12 (13 replies)

Wellington College students suspended
Created by tdgeek, last reply by gzt on 24-Mar-2017 20:49 (126 replies)
Pages... 7 8 9


3x Harvey Norman 55" 4K TVs $1,188 --> Which One?
Created by Jaxson, last reply by reven on 24-Mar-2017 09:23 (37 replies)
Pages... 2 3