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Microsoft opens instant-messaging for all comers

Any programmer now can build software to tap into Windows Live Messenger's network. Perhaps in time IM will become less fragmented and more useful.

By Dec. 15, 2011


AIM, BeejiveIM instant-messaging apps get push

Who needs pricey SMS when you can get free, real-time conversations via instant messaging? These two popular IM apps just got the push-notification treatment.

By Jun. 24, 2009


Adium, the Mac-based instant-messaging king

Adium is the best chat client available for the Mac OS. Period. It also happens to be 100 percent open source.

By Jul. 28, 2007