Archive for October, 2005

Microsoft, Yahoo to Link up IM Networks

October 11, 2005

It is being reported that Microsoft’s MSN Messenger and Yahoo’s Yahoo! Messenger networks will connect so users on each can communicate with one another using text and voice chat free of charge. This deal would give MSN/Yahoo 44% market share with AOL’s AIM still with a massive 56%. More to come…

UPDATE (8:38PM): The announcement is expected to made on Wednesday, tomorrow. And for bragging rights, I beat CNET NEW.COM to the story by an entire three minutes!