Network equipment giant buys "open standards" messaging company, not mentioning the open-source factor. Terms of the deal, likely a small purchase for Cisco, are undisclosed.
Facebook has announced that Facebook Chat will support AIM as well as XMPP or Jabber support, which means that any one will be able to use almost any IM client.
After launching with few features and very little developer support, the social network's internal IM client is already announcing future upgrades.
With the beta release of LimeWire 5.0, the file-sharing giant brings Jabber-compatible services buddy lists and social elements to peer-to-peer networking.
Folks behind public encyclopedia Wikipedia enlist Jeremie Miller to help with Wikia project focused on open-source search tools.
Cisco Systems is buying Jabber, an open-source corporate instant-messaging platform, to compete more aggressively in unified communications.
Company names Paul Guerin chief executive, joins forces with AOL to offer enterprise IM.
The Sony Ericsson Z610i is a very shiny offering from the Japanese-Swedish group, who want you to glisten while you jabber away on your dog and bone