AIM To Shut Down On December 15th - iGyaan Network (blog)

AIM To Shut Down On December 15thiGyaan Network (blog)One of the pioneers of the instant messaging apps, AOL Instant Messenger is shutting down on December 15th 2017. The news comes 20 years after the launch of AIM, which became a wildly popular feature of AOL, the largest internet provider at the time.and more »

The popular messaging app, announced the closure - www.MICEtimes.asia (press release)

www.MICEtimes.asia (press release)The popular messaging app, announced the closurewww.MICEtimes.asia (press release)IM messenger, AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) is one of the oldest programs for messaging, published in 1997, will soon be closed. The owner of the service, the American Oath (formerly of AOL, now subsidiary of Verizon) will completely stop its work on ...and more »

AIM protocol to be shut down after 20 year run - O'Grady's Power Page (blog)

AIM protocol to be shut down after 20 year runO'Grady's Power Page (blog)After 20 years, AIM, the AOL Instant Messenger protocol, will be shut down on December 15th, 2017. The announcement was made by Oath, the Frankenstein merger of AOL and Yahoo! created by now-parent company Verizon. AIM, which surfaced from the ...and more »

RIP AOL instant messenger - Fox17

Fox17RIP AOL instant messengerFox17AIM will officially shut down on December 15 after 20 years in service, its parent company announced Friday. The news marks the end of an era for anyone who came of age with the internet in the late 90s and early 2000s. When AIM launched in 1997, using ...and more »

Once Its AIM Was True, But Soon AOL's Instant Messenger Will Be No More - DeathRattleSports.com

DeathRattleSports.comOnce Its AIM Was True, But Soon AOL's Instant Messenger Will Be No MoreDeathRattleSports.comAn announcement from Oath Inc., the Verizon Communications subsidiary that owns AOL and Yahoo, that AOL Instant Messenger will cease in December. Oath Inc. hide caption. In a few months, AOL Instant Messenger will go the way of such tech ...and more »

AOL's Instant Messenger is going away after 20 years of existence - Techlomedia (blog)

AOL's Instant Messenger is going away after 20 years of existenceTechlomedia (blog)AOL will shut down its Instant Messenger on December 15. This service was launched 20 years ago in 1997 and gave users a way to connect online in the late 90s and early 2000s. With the time, it faced competition and failed to retain its users. Now AOL ...and more »

AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) is Officially Shutting Down - n3rdabl3

AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) is Officially Shutting Downn3rdabl3AOL has announced that it's officially shutting down its popular messenger, AOL Instant Messenger, also known as AIM, which was found on many teens computers back in the early 2000s. Although here in the UK our main instant messenger was MSN ...and more »

After 20 years, AIM instant messenger to shut down this winter - Al-Arabiya

Al-ArabiyaAfter 20 years, AIM instant messenger to shut down this winterAl-ArabiyaAs they say, all good things must come to an end. Just as we reluctantly bid farewell to MSN messenger this time four years ago, the time has come to say goodbye to AIM. With technology advancing quickly and new communication mechanisms seamlessly ...and more »

What We Love(d) About AOL Instant Messenger - Kotaku Australia

Kotaku AustraliaWhat We Love(d) About AOL Instant MessengerKotaku AustraliaOn December 15, AOL Instant Messenger will be officially dead. Gita Jackson asked Paul Tamayo and Tim Rogers from Kotaku's video team to share their memories of the messaging service of their youth. (If you can't read the post below, a text transcript ...and more »

AOL to close down AIM Instant Messager - Journal930

Journal930AOL to close down AIM Instant MessagerJournal930Most people who were born in the 90's or late 80's remember AIM as the way they first chatted with friends online and likely stressed over how to create the ideal "away message". The then new digital technology forever changed the culture of ...and more »

AOL Instant Messenger shutting down after 20 years - wwlp.com

wwlp.comAOL Instant Messenger shutting down after 20 yearswwlp.comNEW YORK (NEWS10) – AOL announced that it is shutting down AOL Instant Messenger after 20 years. AIM will be discontinued on December 15, 2017. After this date, you will no longer be able to access or sign in to AIM services on any platform.and more »

AOL Instant messenger to sign off after 20 years; will shut down on 15 December - Firstpost

FirstpostAOL Instant messenger to sign off after 20 years; will shut down on 15 DecemberFirstpostAOL Instant Messenger, one of the pioneering chat applications of the internet's early days, will be shut down 15 December, the company said today. Logo of AOL. Reuters. The shutdown comes 20 years after the launch of AIM, which became a wildly popular ...and more »

AOL Instant Messenger to shut down after 20 years - Citifmonline

CitifmonlineAOL Instant Messenger to shut down after 20 yearsCitifmonlineAOL today announced it is permanently shuttering AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) — its iconic chat service which debuted in 1997 and was popular in the '00s. All good things come to an end. On Dec 15, we'll bid farewell to AIM. Thank you to all our users!and more »

AOL Instant Messenger to End Service in December - Custom PC Review (blog)

Custom PC Review (blog)AOL Instant Messenger to End Service in DecemberCustom PC Review (blog)In a concise and nostalgic blog post, AOL announced that AIM will be closing its doors to all users on December 15, 2017. AIM tapped into new digital technologies and ignited a cultural shift, but the way in which we communicate with each other has ...and more »

Farewell, AOL Instant Messenger! - Gears Of Biz

Gears Of BizFarewell, AOL Instant Messenger!Gears Of BizAfter 20 years of service, AOL Instant Messenger says goodbye to us. On Friday, the company announced the discontinuance of the chat platform that was a pioneer for many other Instant Messenger services. This is the beginning of the end of an era for ...and more »

AOL Instant Messenger to shut down after 20 years of service - BGR India

BGR IndiaAOL Instant Messenger to shut down after 20 years of serviceBGR IndiaOne of the most popular and oldest messaging services will be shutting down soon. AOL Instant Messenger (AIM), which took birth in 1997, will be officially discontinuing on December 15 after a long run of 20 years. AIM through a Tumblr post shared ...and more »

AOL Instant Messenger – Last Day is December 15th - DailyTech

DailyTechAOL Instant Messenger – Last Day is December 15thDailyTechAOL Instant Messenger (AIM) will be shutting down for good after a good long run. Almost everyone back in the 90's has had those AOL disks come in the mail advertising America Online products. One such product was AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) app.and more »

kthxbai: AOL Instant Messenger is being turned off on December 15th - Ars Technica UK

kthxbai: AOL Instant Messenger is being turned off on December 15thArs Technica UKIf you still have an AOL Instant Messenger account, now might be a good time to start saying your goodbyes. In ten weeks—the morning of December 15th to be precise—AIM will be shut down. The writing has been on the wall for some time—in March, AIM ...and more »

AIM Shutdown: AOL Instant Messenger alternatives - Ghacks Technology News

Ghacks Technology NewsAIM Shutdown: AOL Instant Messenger alternativesGhacks Technology NewsAOL announced yesterday that it will shut down the company's messaging service AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) on December 15th, 2017. AOL Instant Messenger was initially part of AOL Desktop before it was released as a standalone software program for ...and more »

AOL is shutting down AIM after 20 long years - TechSource

TechSourceAOL is shutting down AIM after 20 long yearsTechSourceAOL's 20-year-old instant messenger, AIM, is finally shutting down. AIM will be taking its last stand on December 15, after which it will go dark. AOL made the announcement today, mentioning that there are new ways to communicate over the Internet today.and more »