AIM (as known as AOL Instant Messenger), released and maintained by AOL LLC,
is an instant messaging and presence computer program which uses the proprietary OSCAR instant messaging protocol and the TOC protocol to allow registered users to communicate in real time. The client even
allows users to chat with their AIM Buddies and Facebook friends,
get their updates from Facebook, Twitter, MySpace and comment on
their updates on these social network sites.
The Latest Version.
The most recent version of the program is AIM 7 that is available for almost all Operative Systems: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS, Mac OS X, iPhone OS and Linux. The software
is one of instant messaging clients that has the
largest share on the market.