Now you can chat and send personal messages to your orkut mates from Orkut itself. As it was guessed in the blogosphere just few days ago. GTalk is integrated with Orkut. You can enable this setting by going to your orkut settings page and clicking on the link with name – enable Google Talk.
On the next page, you are asked if you want to add all the friends in one go or want to add selected friends in your GTalk. After adding the friends, you can go for downloading the GTalk and if you have already downloaded it, just cancel the download box.
Now once your GTalk friends appear on Orkut, you will small colored balls next to their profile name will be shown displaying their chat status. In order to initiate any GTalk conversation with them, click on the circle.
Also you are notified about the scrap by Gmail app sitting in your taskbar – a unique integration of online n/w website and desktop app!