ScuttleMonkey from the working-together-against-corporate-religion dept.
An anonymous reader writes "At their Lotusphere conference, IBM announced IM interoperability with AOL Instant Messenger, Yahoo!, and Google Talk, to be shipped in the next release of its Sametime enterprise IM/web conferencing product in mid-2006." The omission of Microsoft's instant messenger seemed to raise quite a few questions, however.
Time-sharing is the junk-mail part of the computer business.
-- H.R.J. Grosch (attributed)