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Adium is a free and open source instant messaging client for macOS that supports multiple IM networks, including Windows Live Messenger, Yahoo! Messenger, Google Talk, AIM, ICQ and XMPP.
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Adobe AIR (formerly Adobe Integrated Runtime) is a cross-platform runtime system developed by Adobe Systems for building desktop applications and mobile applications, programmed using Adobe Animate, ActionScript and optionally Apache Flex.
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AIM (AOL Instant Messenger) was an instant messaging and presence computer program created by AOL, which used the proprietary OSCAR instant messaging protocol and the TOC protocol to allow registered users to communicate in real time.
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Alisher Burkhanovich Usmanov (Алише́р Бурха́нович Усма́нов; Alisher Usmonov; born 9 September 1953) is an Uzbek-born Russian business magnate.
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Android is a mobile operating system developed by Google, based on a modified version of the Linux kernel and other open source software and designed primarily for touchscreen mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets.
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Animation is a dynamic medium in which images or objects are manipulated to appear as moving images.
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AOL (formerly a company known as AOL Inc., originally known as America Online, and stylized as Aol.) is a web portal and online service provider based in New York.
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The Apache License is a permissive free software license written by the Apache Software Foundation (ASF).
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Ayttm (pronounced "item" or "A-Y-T-T-M") is a multi-protocol instant messaging client.
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BitlBee is a cross-platform IRC instant messaging gateway, licensed under the terms of the GNU General Public License.
New!!: ICQ and BitlBee ·
C (as in the letter ''c'') is a general-purpose, imperative computer programming language, supporting structured programming, lexical variable scope and recursion, while a static type system prevents many unintended operations.
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C++ ("see plus plus") is a general-purpose programming language.
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Centericq is a text mode menu- and window-driven instant messaging interface that supports the ICQ, Yahoo!, AIM, MSN, IRC, XMPP, LiveJournal, and Gadu-Gadu protocols.
New!!: ICQ and Centericq ·
climm (previously mICQ) is a free CLI-based instant messaging client that runs on a wide variety of platforms, including AmigaOS, BeOS, Windows (using either Cygwin or MinGW), OS X, NetBSD/OpenBSD/FreeBSD, Linux, Solaris, HP-UX, and AIX.
New!!: ICQ and Climm ·
The Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS; r), also nicknamed the Russian Commonwealth (in order to distinguish it from the Commonwealth of Nations), is a political and economic intergovernmental organization of nine member states and one associate member, all of which are former Soviet Republics located in Eurasia (primarily in Central to North Asia), formed following the dissolution of the Soviet Union.
In telecommunication, a communication protocol is a system of rules that allow two or more entities of a communications system to transmit information via any kind of variation of a physical quantity.
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Instant messaging was created in July 1996 by Yair Goldfinger, Arik Vardi, Sefi Vigiser, and Amnon Amir, when they started a company called Mirabilis in order to introduce a new way of communication over the Internet.
The following is a comparison of instant messaging protocols.
Copyright is a legal right, existing globally in many countries, that basically grants the creator of an original work exclusive rights to determine and decide whether, and under what conditions, this original work may be used by others.
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Electronic mail (email or e-mail) is a method of exchanging messages ("mail") between people using electronic devices.
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An emoticon (rarely pronounced) is a pictorial representation of a facial expression using characters—usually punctuation marks, numbers, and letters—to express a person's feelings or mood, or as a time-saving method.
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Europe is a continent located entirely in the Northern Hemisphere and mostly in the Eastern Hemisphere.
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Facebook is an American online social media and social networking service company based in Menlo Park, California.
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File transfer is the transmission of a computer file through a communication channel from one computer system to another.
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The Financial Times (FT) is a Japanese-owned (since 2015), English-language international daily newspaper headquartered in London, with a special emphasis on business and economic news.
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Fire is an instant messaging client for Mac OS X (previously for OPENSTEP), that can access IRC, XMPP, AIM, ICQ, Microsoft, Yahoo!, and Bonjour.
In computing, a firewall is a network security system that monitors and controls incoming and outgoing network traffic based on predetermined security rules.
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A game is a structured form of play, usually undertaken for enjoyment and sometimes used as an educational tool.
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GitHub Inc. is a web-based hosting service for version control using Git.
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Google Talk (also known as Google Chat) is an instant messaging service that provides both text and voice communication.
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IBM Sametime (formerly IBM Lotus Sametime) is a client–server application and middleware platform that provides real-time, unified communications and collaboration for enterprises.
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iChat (previously iChat AV) is a discontinued instant messaging software application developed by Apple Inc. for use on its Mac OS X operating system.
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An icon (from Greek εἰκών eikōn "image") is a religious work of art, most commonly a painting, from the Eastern Orthodox Church, Oriental Orthodoxy, and certain Eastern Catholic churches.
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Infected Mushroom are an Israeli musical duo formed in Haifa in 1996 by producers Erez Eisen and Amit Duvdevani.
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Instant messaging (IM) technology is a type of online chat that offers real-time text transmission over the Internet.
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Internet Relay Chat (IRC) is an application layer protocol that facilitates communication in the form of text.
New!!: ICQ and Internet Relay Chat ·
iOS (formerly iPhone OS) is a mobile operating system created and developed by Apple Inc. exclusively for its hardware.
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Israel, officially the State of Israel, is a country in the Middle East, on the southeastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea and the northern shore of the Red Sea.
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Java is a general-purpose computer-programming language that is concurrent, class-based, object-oriented, and specifically designed to have as few implementation dependencies as possible.
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Java Platform, Micro Edition or Java ME is a computing platform for development and deployment of portable code for embedded and mobile devices (micro-controllers, sensors, gateways, mobile phones, personal digital assistants, TV set-top boxes, printers).
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Jimm is an alternative open source instant messaging client for ICQ network.
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Kopete is a multi-protocol, free software instant messaging client released as part of the KDE Software Compilation.
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A LAN Messenger is a instant messaging program designed for use within a single local area network (LAN).
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Lango, originally known as Zlango, was an icon-based "language" (actually a logographic writing system) built for web and mobile messaging.
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Linux is a family of free and open-source software operating systems built around the Linux kernel.
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macOS (previously and later) is a series of graphical operating systems developed and marketed by Apple Inc. since 2001.
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Mail.Ru Group, ООО (commonly referred to as Mail.Ru) is a Russian Internet company.
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Meetro was a multi-network social messenger with location-based services (LBS).
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Messages is an instant messaging software application developed by Apple Inc. for its macOS, iOS and watchOS operating systems.
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Messenger (formerly MSN Messenger Service,.NET Messenger Service and Windows Live Messenger Service) was an instant messaging and presence system developed by Microsoft in 1999 for use with its MSN Messenger software.
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Microsoft Windows is a group of several graphical operating system families, all of which are developed, marketed, and sold by Microsoft.
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Mirabilis is an Israeli company that developed the ICQ instant messaging program, a pioneer of online chatting that revolutionized communication over the Internet.
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Miranda IM is an open source multiprotocol instant messaging application, designed for Microsoft Windows.
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mIRC is an Internet Relay Chat (IRC) client for Windows, created in 1995 and developed by Khaled Mardam-Bey.
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A mobile device (or handheld computer) is a computing device small enough to hold and operate in the hand.
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A mobile phone, known as a cell phone in North America, is a portable telephone that can make and receive calls over a radio frequency link while the user is moving within a telephone service area.
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naim is a messaging and chat program written by Daniel Reed in C; it supports the protocols AIM, ICQ, IRC, and RPI's protocols.
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ncurses (new curses) is a programming library providing an application programming interface (API) that allows the programmer to write text-based user interfaces in a terminal-independent manner.
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In computer technology and telecommunications, online indicates a state of connectivity, and offline indicates a disconnected state.
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Online chat may refer to any kind of communication over the Internet that offers a real-time transmission of text messages from sender to receiver.
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An operating system (OS) is system software that manages computer hardware and software resources and provides common services for computer programs.
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OSCAR (Open System for CommunicAtion in Realtime) is AOL's flagship instant messaging and presence information protocol.
New!!: ICQ and OSCAR protocol ·
The PalmPilot Personal and PalmPilot Professional are the second generation of Palm PDA devices produced by Palm Inc (then a subsidiary of U.S. Robotics).
New!!: ICQ and PalmPilot ·
A patent is a set of exclusive rights granted by a sovereign state or intergovernmental organization to an inventor or assignee for a limited period of time in exchange for detailed public disclosure of an invention.
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Pidgin (formerly named Gaim) is a free and open-source multi-platform instant messaging client, based on a library named libpurple that has support for many instant messaging protocols, allowing the user to simultaneously log into various services from one application.
New!!: ICQ and Pidgin (software) ·
PIRCH or pIRCh is a shareware Internet Relay Chat (IRC) client published by Northwest Computer Services.
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Proprietary software is non-free computer software for which the software's publisher or another person retains intellectual property rights—usually copyright of the source code, but sometimes patent rights.
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QIP (an acronym for Quiet Internet Pager) is a multiprotocol instant messaging client.
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In computing, a skin (also known as visual styles in Windows XP) is a custom graphical appearance preset package achieved by the use of a graphical user interface (GUI) that can be applied to specific computer software, operating system, and websites to suit the purpose, topic, or tastes of different users.
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In computing, source code is any collection of code, possibly with comments, written using a human-readable programming language, usually as plain text.
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stICQ is an ICQ client for mobile phones with symbian OS.
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A subscriber identity module or subscriber identification module (SIM), widely known as a SIM card, is an integrated circuit that is intended to securely store the international mobile subscriber identity (IMSI) number and its related key, which are used to identify and authenticate subscribers on mobile telephony devices (such as mobile phones and computers).
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Symbian is a discontinued mobile operating system (OS) and computing platform designed for smartphones.
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Tencent QQ, also known as QQ, is an instant messaging software service developed by the Chinese company Shenzhen Tencent Computer System Co., Ltd..
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Text messaging, or texting, is the act of composing and sending electronic messages, typically consisting of alphabetic and numeric characters, between two or more users of mobile phones, tablets, desktops/laptops, or other devices.
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The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
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Traditional Chinese characters (Pinyin) are Chinese characters in any character set that does not contain newly created characters or character substitutions performed after 1946.
Trillian is a proprietary multiprotocol instant messaging application for Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, Android, iOS, BlackBerry OS, and the Web, created by Cerulean Studios.
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United Mobile was a Swiss company, operating in Kloten (near Zurich Airport) as a "branch" of a company based in Liechtenstein, Commercial Register of Canton of Zurich / HR-Monitor (for tax and legal purposes) and providing prepaid SIM cards offering low roaming costs, based on call back, SonntagsZeitung, 1 June 2008 business approach.
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Unix (trademarked as UNIX) is a family of multitasking, multiuser computer operating systems that derive from the original AT&T Unix, development starting in the 1970s at the Bell Labs research center by Ken Thompson, Dennis Ritchie, and others.
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A user is a person who utilizes a computer or network service.
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The user interface (UI), in the industrial design field of human–computer interaction, is the space where interactions between humans and machines occur.
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Video is an electronic medium for the recording, copying, playback, broadcasting, and display of moving visual media.
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Warner Media, LLC (formerly Time Warner Inc.), doing business as WarnerMedia, is an American multinational mass media and entertainment conglomerate headquartered in New York City and owned by AT&T.
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In computing, a web application or web app is a client–server computer program which the client (including the user interface and client-side logic) runs in a web browser.
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Windows Embedded Compact, formerly Windows Embedded CE and Windows CE, is an operating system subfamily developed by Microsoft as part of its Windows Embedded family of products.* Unlike Windows Embedded Standard, which is based on Windows NT, Windows Embedded Compact uses a different hybrid kernel.
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Windows Live Messenger (formerly MSN Messenger) is a discontinued instant messaging client developed by Microsoft for Windows, Xbox 360, Mac OS X, BlackBerry OS, iOS, Java ME, S60 on Symbian OS 9.x, and Zune HD.
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Windows Phone (WP) is a family of discontinued mobile operating systems developed by Microsoft for smartphones as the replacement successor to Windows Mobile and Zune.
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Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) is a communication protocol for message-oriented middleware based on XML (Extensible Markup Language).
New!!: ICQ and XMPP ·
Yahoo! Messenger (sometimes abbreviated Y!M) is an advertisement-supported instant messaging client and associated protocol provided by Yahoo!.
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Joseph "Yossi" Vardi (יוסי ורדי, born September 2, 1942) is an Israeli entrepreneur and investor.
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