AIM is described as 'AOL Instant Messenger is an instant messaging and presence computer program which uses the proprietary OSCAR instant messaging protocol and the TOC protocol to allow registered' and is an app in the Social & Communications category. There are more than 50 alternatives to AIM for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Android, iPhone, Mac and Linux. The best alternative is Telegram, which is free. Other great apps like AIM are Signal (Free, Open Source), Discord (Freemium), Jitsi (Free, Open Source) and Skype (Freemium).
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- Fire is a multi-protocol instant messenger client for Mac OS X based on freely available libraries for each service. View 39 alternatives to Fire
The project is no longer developed. Last version, 1.5.6, released in February 2006, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.
- Free • Open Source