Slug: aim-apple-im Date: 2002-05-07 Title: “AIM: Apple IM” layout: post

WWDC Keynote:

iChat: AIM-compatible messaging built in to Jaguar. Can create buddy list of anyone on the local network, as well. You can use your Mac.com name and don't need AOL account.

Evidently iChat is AOL-blessed.

"First time AOL has let anyone under the tent," said Jobs