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Short Take: ICQ registrations hit 25 million

Internet messaging client ICQ boasts 25 million registrants, owner America Online said. The software has gained 5 million registrants since the end of October. AOL acquired Israeli firm and ICQ maker Mirabilis in June for $287 million, at which time Mirabilis had 12 million users.

Internet messaging client ICQ boasts 25 million registrants, owner America Online said. The software has gained 5 million registrants since the end of October. AOL acquired Israeli firm and ICQ maker Mirabilis in June for $287 million, at which time Mirabilis had 12 million users.