TITLE

All Together Now

AUTHOR(S)
Grossman, Lev
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Time;
SOURCE TYPE
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the electronic mail technology of Instant Messaging (IM). How the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) made America Online (AOL) open up its IM technology before being approved for a merger with Time Warner; Thought that IM is a powerful communications tool; Thought of AOL that opening its system could result in exposure to hackers. INSETS: NO PETS, NO WIRES;CONCERTMASTER;CYBERSEAT, by Lev Grossman.
ACCESSION #
4011862

 

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