Yahoo Messenger finally gets an app on the iPhone

Yahoo Messenger finally gets an app on the iPhone
Finally! Yahoo Messenger is now available for free on the iPhone. It may not be the most popular instant messaging program out there, but users can now run a tailored version of it on the iPhone. You’ll be able to do some of the same things enabled for desktop computers; which should be no surprise to anyone having used it. Sadly though, just as with other apps on the iPhone, it won’t run in the background fully. Instead, it will keep you logged in for ten minutes while displaying you as idle to other people. Once the ten minutes are up, you’ll need to log back in order to stay active. Anyway, they at least put some effort into the look and feel of the app.

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6 Comments

1. The Godfather unregistered

sooooo advanced .... blows me away each every time they do something so innovative. BB Storm FTW

2. Legion

Posts: 397; Member since: Dec 12, 2008

C'mon! Even an ENV2 can run aim in the background!

3. phone333

Posts: 331; Member since: Feb 04, 2009

...That shows you how the iphone is so much more "Flashy" than actually practical. What's next? : "The iphone gets caller id"...???...lol

5. Dood

Posts: 269; Member since: Mar 23, 2009

Dangit, Legion! You beat me again!

4. belve14

Posts: 113; Member since: Mar 31, 2009

Wowwwww that is sooo awesome...I dont know which one is worse the Iphone or the bb storm.

6. Dood

Posts: 269; Member since: Mar 23, 2009

Don't ask that! Your gonna get another text fight going, kid!

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