Web Messenger/ Online IM

http://koolim.com/


http://www.meebo.com/


http://www.ebuddy.com/


http://www.iloveim.com/


http://webmessenger.yahoo.com/


http://www.masternewmedia.org/news/2007/05/20/webbased_instant_messengers_a_miniguide.htm


http://www.pcworld.com/article/id,132151-page,1/article.

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Web-Based IM Service

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Meebo
• Price when rated: Free
• Connects to: AIM, Google Talk, ICQ, iChat, Jabber, MSN Messenger, Yahoo Messenger
• Connects to multiple services at once: Yes
• Requires registration: No
• Performance: Superior
• PCW Rating: 94 Superior
Vendor's Web Site
With its sleek interface, connections to all major IM services, and quick performance, Meebo could replace your desktop app.
(Last Rated: May 08, 2007)
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RadiusIM
• Price when rated: Free
• Connects to: AIM, Google Talk, Jabber, ICQ, MSN Messenger, Yahoo Messenger
• Connects to multiple services at once: Yes
• Requires registration: Yes
• Performance: Superior
• PCW Rating: 86 Very Good
Vendor's Web Site
RadiusIM has a nice interface and supports most major IM services, but it?s the only service we tested that requires registration.
(Last Rated: May 08, 2007)
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Kool IM
• Price when rated: Free
• Connects to: AIM, Google Talk, ICQ, Jabber, MSN Messenger, Yahoo Messenger, Sametime, QQ
• Connects to multiple services at once: Yes
• Requires registration: No
• Performance: Superior
• PCW Rating: 84 Very Good
Vendor's Web Site
This service will fill in for your IM client when you're away from your desk, but its lack of notification and customization tools limits its appeal.
(Last Rated: May 08, 2007)
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Imhaha
• Price when rated: Free
• Connects to: AIM, ICQ, MSN Messenger, Yahoo Messenger, QQ
• Connects to multiple services at once: Yes
• Requires registration: No
• Performance: Good
• PCW Rating: 80 Very Good
Vendor's Web Site
Though accessing this service seems slow at times, Imhaha offers an impressive array of security and collaboration features.
(Last Rated: May 08, 2007)
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eBuddy
• Price when rated: Free
• Connects to: AIM, MSN Messenger, Yahoo Messenger
• Connects to multiple services at once: No
• Requires registration: No
• Performance: Good
• PCW Rating: 77 Good
Vendor's Web Site
eBuddy suffers from a confusing interface and an inability to let you sign on to multiple services at one time.
(Last Rated: May 08, 2007)
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ILoveIM
• Price when rated: Free
• Connects to: AIM, Google Talk, MSN Messenger, Yahoo Messenger
• Connects to multiple services at once: No
• Requires registration: No
• Performance: Good
• PCW Rating: 72 Good
Vendor's Web Site
ILoveIM.com lets you access your IM account in a pinch, but its limitations overshadow its usefulness.
(Last Rated: May 14, 2007)
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