The current year's most notable technology-related 25th anniversaries, from AOL to Windows 1.0.
The King of Pop topped the list of 2009 online search terms on Google, AOL and Yahoo.
AOL changes logo as the most obvious part of a makeover to help the fading online giant regain some of its past glory.
It may sound like a fortune, but $4.2 billion is a pittance compared with the $20 billion value that Google placed on AOL when it invested $1 billion in 2005.
The new AIM aims to be not only an IM client but also an aggregator of social networking info (aka your “lifestream”) from other services, too.
A T-shirt says a lot about the person wearing it. And when the wearer is a proud geek, the message comes through loud and clear.
Google leads the pack, with an 86 percent satisfaction ranking, the same as it scored last year. Ranked number 2 is "all others" with 78 percent, up 2.6 percent from a year ago.
Instant messaging shifts to Twitter for instant communication on celebrity news.
Google and possibly AOL are jumping on Microsoft's bandwagon, banning IM services to citizens of hostile countries.