Google Talk to take on SkypeOut?
The Tech Report, May 25, 2007
Since its introduction a couple of years ago, Google Talk has remained relatively low key compared to other instant messaging and voice-over-IP solutions...
Skype worm jumps to ICQ, MSN
PCWorld, May 25, 2007
The infection will go looking for other instant messaging clients that are on the PC and then attempt to send the infection message that it initially sends...
Apple Patches 17 Mac OS X Vulnerabilities
NewsFactor, May 25, 2007
Also of note is a dangerous flaw in iChat, Apple's instant-messaging service. A buffer-overflow vulnerability exists in the code used to create iChat port...
Tandberg Targets Expansion in India
ChannelTimes.com, May 25, 2007
Our video solution is a key part of Unified Communication and we see huge opportunities in several segments like Corporate, Government and educational...
AOL Focusing on New Products, Growth
Forbes, May 24, 2007
You're going to see AIM get lighter, faster, less intrusive," he said, referring to the company's instant messaging service...
Microsoft IP PBX Partners to Support OCS 2007
EWeek, May 23, 2007
Microsoft at Interop on May 22 announced interoperability partners on the other side of the VOIP coin for Office Communications Server 2007.
IBM targets threats against Web 2.0 systems
ITNews, May 23, 2007
IBM on Tuesday introduced a security offering designed to detect and prevent cyberattacks directed at instant messaging services, Internet voice networks, and other Web 2.0 platforms.
Free JBuddy(TM) IM Toolkits Make IM Bots Easy
Market Wire, May 23, 2007
Major New Release of JBuddy IM Toolkits Adds Instant Messaging Bot Framework and No-Cost License to Make Creating IM Bots Simple and Free
Microsoft gets Lotus Notes and Sametime on it's latest mobile platform Windows Mobile 6
PR-GB, May 22, 2007
mSuite brings advanced Lotus Notes® messaging with strongly Lotus-centric functions and operations to the Windows-focused devices. This means that features such as SameTime instant messaging and 'free time search' which are normally confined to the world of Lotus Notes® will be available in the Windows environment of a phone or PDA.
DiVitas Networks Announces Integration of Instant Messaging and Presence With Microsoft Office Live Communications Server 2005
BusinessWire, May 21, 2007
DiVitas Networks™, the leader in the emerging mobile-to-mobile convergence (MMC) market, announced today the integration of IM and presence from Microsoft Office Live Communications Server 2005 with the DiVitas MMC solution, a cutting edge solution for mobilizing any worker, and their enterprise applications, over any network.
Software company celebrates 25 years
Cambridge Chronicle, May 21, 2007
IBM Lotus Software celebrated its 25th anniversary over the weekend with a huge party at Cambridge’s Hyatt Regency Hotel.
Adium X Updated to Version 1.0.4
PowerPage, May 21, 2007
Adium, the free multiple-protocol chat client with support for environments such as AIM, ICQ, Jabber, MSN, Yahoo!, Google Talk and Novell Groupwise, has been updated to version 1.0.4 and includes bells and whistles such as tabbed messaging and encrypted chat modes for privacy.
Google, Salesforce.com discuss alliance
USA Today, May 21, 2007
Salesforce.com's stock price climbed by more than 4% Monday in response to a report that the online software pioneer is poised to team up with Internet search leader Google in a double-barreled attack on Microsoft. Although details are still being negotiated, the alliance would most likely involve blending Google mass-market applications like instant messaging, word processing and spreadsheets ...