internetnews.com: AOL Opens IM Network
Mar 06, 2006, 16:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sean Michael Kerner)
"Want to build your own AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) client or
plugin? You now have the support of AOL to do so. That is, unless
you're planning on using it inside of a multi-instant messaging
protocol client, in which case AOL does not approve.
"AOL today is launching its Open AIM initiative, which includes
SDKs that will enable developers to build their own AIM client and
plugins for AOL's own Triton IM application..."