It seems like all hell has broken loose in the internet services and instant messaging arena. Just yesterday, Microsoft and Yahoo announced that they will make their IM technology work together, and now Google and ComCast have shown interest in AOL. All this just shortly after Google and Sun teamed up.
Google, Comcast in Talks To Invest in AOL
2005-10-13 Google 9 Comments
Let’s just hope that Google is immune to AOL’s “midas-touch”-like influence.
…and all this while we on the mac side are enjoying free IM, talk and video built in to the OS.
Im currently video-chatting with my sister studying in oregon (Im in sweden)