The appeal of instant messaging is that you control—the child controls—the means of communication.
instant messaging was no longer a novelty, but a daily activity.
This may be a critical difference for a generation reared on instant messaging and T1 connection speeds.
I loved the simplicity of it, I loved the autonomy of it, and I loved the language of abbreviations that instant messaging has.
I think part of what makes people nervous is that the books are written in instant messaging.
Now, instant messaging is something that I could not understand.
In addition, Long and Moumneh spoke through email, phone, and instant messaging with almost 30 others, including a few in Lebanon.
Bosses who want to hover over their employees can do that with instant messaging, if they want.
a computer application which allows for communications in real time, a live chat and email service