AIM Has Been Resurrected
'AIM Phoenix' breathes new life into the original AIM client, which AOL took offline last year.
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.
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.
Regulate Facebook Like AIM
In 2001, the FCC forced AIM to become compatible with other chat platforms. We should do the same to Facebook.
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.
Relive the Torrid Human Dramas of Old AIM Chats in 'Emily Is Away Too'
A game that rethinks nostalgia.
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.
Messaging Apps, Ranked
An exhaustive consideration of the ways humans interact with each other.
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.
MIA Has Scores to Settle
"I'm sick of being told to shut up and just talk about my own experience."
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."
M.I.A. Remains on Fire, Releases Another New Track, "Foreign Friend"
Her new album, 'AIM', is out on Friday.
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