A brief history of Instant Messengers

Last Week AOL announced that their AOL Instant Messenger would shut down after 20 years. If you grew up in the 90's, you probably used it to communicate with your friends. AIM ignited a cultural shift in this generation creating a new way to talk with friends.

Knowing that is going to be discontinued after December 15, 2017, makes us feel a little nostalgic. That's why we created this presentation with some interesting facts about AIM and other of the most iconic online instant message apps we used to interact with: