AOL Instant Messenger
One of the first instant messenger apps.Send flowers 💐
Cause of death
AIM never fully figured out how to shift to mobile and was murdered by other messaging apps.
AIM was born in May 1997 and it died in December 2017.
AIM was one of the first instant messaging apps and it pioneered the concept of "Away Messages" for modern messaging apps.
Last known residence
Windows, macOS, Windows mobile, Android, iPhone, Blackberry, and Windows RT.
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