The new location of Empathy logs seems to be
These files are formatted as xml and aren't very easy to read. Is there no longer any simple viewer? I thought there had been one as outlined on this page
Did they dump this in newer versions? It worked so well.
After a little Q&A in the GNOME IRC channels I've discovered that the status of [essential everything] is evolving. This may just be another feature that was removed in favor of simplicity.