AIM

AIM

AIM Has Been Resurrected

'AIM Phoenix' breathes new life into the original AIM client, which AOL took offline last year.
Matthew Gault
6.26.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Rest in Peace, AIM

We may have left it long ago for sleeker, younger chat apps, but that small yellow humanoid logo will always have a special place in our hearts.
River Donaghey
12.15.17
Podcasts

We Discuss GamerGate’s Legacy, the Death of AIM on Waypoint Radio

In the wake of an explosive article on the alt-right, we look back at an event we’re still trying to understand.
Patrick Klepek
10.7.17
monopoly

Regulate Facebook Like AIM

In 2001, the FCC forced AIM to become compatible with other chat platforms. We should do the same to Facebook.
Louise Matsakis
10.6.17
Obituaries

AIM Will Enter Instant Messenger Heaven on December 15

AOL is putting up a permanent away message on one of the most important messaging services of all time.
Jason Koebler
10.6.17
AIM

Relive the Torrid Human Dramas of Old AIM Chats in 'Emily Is Away Too'

A game that rethinks nostalgia.
Jess Joho
5.18.17
investigations

I Used AIM for the Last Month to See if It's Still Good

Investigating whether we should all get back on AIM and what has become of our away messages.
Jason Koebler
5.8.17
ASL

Messaging Apps, Ranked

An exhaustive consideration of the ways humans interact with each other.
Motherboard Staff
3.29.17
Space

Here's What the European Space Agency Agreed to Pay for in the Next Three Years

ESA has many aims, but AIM is no longer one of them.
Daniel Oberhaus
12.5.16
Interviews

MIA Has Scores to Settle

"I'm sick of being told to shut up and just talk about my own experience."
sam wolfson
9.20.16
New music

M.I.A Has Released Her Fifth and Final Album 'AIM' and You Can Stream It Now

"It’s my last record so I wanted it to be happy," she told Annie Mac. "I wanna go and do some other stuff and take some time out."
Noisey Staff
9.9.16
Holy Shit

M.I.A. Remains on Fire, Releases Another New Track, "Foreign Friend"

Her new album, 'AIM', is out on Friday.
Alex Robert Ross
9.7.16
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