With Instant Messaging people are able to communicate via
instant messages, to chat individually or in a group and send/receive
There are many types of software that allows the Instant
Messaging, for instance, with Yahoo! messenger you can send
messages from your PC to a mobile phone and vice versa, enjoy
high-quality, broadband video messaging, express yourself
in whole new ways without writing a text but using emoticon
and interact in various IMVironments.
ICQ (I seek you) is also a popular instant-messaging program.
You can create your contact list, be notified when your friends
are on-line so that you can chat; send instant messages, files,
play games, etc, in real-time.