Google Talk

John, August 24th, 2005

Google Talk Logo Google Talk is all the buzz today. Using the non-proprietary Jabber/XMPP as the protocol is a nice disruptive Google-style entry into the space.

Couple of points: clean interface, currently no advertising or popups, requires GMail account.

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3 Responses to “Google Talk”

September 6th, 2005
at 11:40 am
Comment by: direwolff

While it’s very cool that they went w/Jabber/XMPP, they did not enable the server-to-server features. For now, it just appears as another proprietary implementation of an open protocol. Hope they open this up to connecting w/other Jabber servers.

January 13th, 2006
at 1:47 pm
Comment by: LaoJean

But there is no vedio.

August 2nd, 2007
at 3:08 am
Comment by: sklep rowerowy

Good jobs.Thanks.

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