Yahoo patches instant message hole

Yahoo patches instant message hole

Yahoo Inc. offered fixes for two security holes in its Yahoo Messenger (YM) application late last week, holes that could...

May 28th, 2002 Sam Costello

The instant messaging debate

The instant messaging debate

Instant messaging (IM) conjures up images of bored teenagers using a software-based gossiping tool. Most IM programs are free, and...

January 6th, 2002 Mathew Schwartz

Teleworkers look to cut the cables that bind

Teleworkers look to cut the cables that bind

Despite the caveat that you shouldn't bring your work home with you, many people are doing just that. And with...

November 19th, 2001 Scarlet Pruitt

Instant messaging at work jumps 110 per cent

Instant messaging at work jumps 110 per cent

Business users are warming up to instant messaging over the Internet, catching up with the explosive growth the service has...

November 16th, 2001 Rick Perera

Instant messaging at work jumps 110 per cent

Instant messaging at work jumps 110 per cent

Business users are warming up to instant messaging over the Internet, catching up with the explosive growth the service has...

November 15th, 2001 Rick Perera

Teleworkers look to cut the cables that bind

Teleworkers look to cut the cables that bind

Despite the caveat that you shouldn't bring your work home with you, many people are doing just that and with...

November 13th, 2001 Scarlet Pruitt

Net telephone company looks to avoid tolls

Net telephone company looks to avoid tolls

Tired of paying for phone calls? Convinced that PC-to-PC or PC-to-phone connections are too noisy, echo-filled and unreliable? Want to...

April 12th, 2001 Sam Costello

Sprint and AOL in instant-messaging deal

Sprint and AOL in instant-messaging deal

America Online Inc. has a deal with Sprint PCS Group to provide its Instant Messenger service for Internet-ready mobile phones....

October 23rd, 2000 InfoWorld staff