So.cl is Microsoft’s social networking website. It was launched by Microsoft but few months ago it got accidentally inactive. But now it has been reactivated and is available to all. To access this social networking site, you can sign in either by using your Facebook username and password or by using your Windows Live account.
So.cl is actually pronounced as so-ci-al (social) that combines web browsing, search and social networking. When you will sign into this service using Windows Live Account, it will ask you for the following permissions:
- You will be asked to give permission to automatically sign into the service, whenever you log into you Windows Live Account.
- Allow the service to view your profile info including your name, gender, display picture, contacts and friends
- It can also access your email addresses in your profile.
After signing in, you can alter all these settings, whenever you find that the service is interfering into your privacy. The reason to give access to these services in the beginning and then to alter these services is that, if you don’t give access to these service first then the service may show you an error page.
After proper logon into the website, you can choose the topics and the people you want to follow. You can search for the topic and people from the search bar. Whenever you click on a topic that you are interested in, it will get shared with others also.
The minimum age required by the service is 18 years. That means you should be minimum 18 years old to use the service. So.cl will not post regarding any activity that you have done to Facebook, only if you choose to post the content to your Facebook wall then only this can be done. Otherwise they won’t even contact any of your friends on Facebook. Start exploring so.cl from the link given below.