Hey guys, if any macupdate staff read this, it would seem like mac update's listing of aim is out of sync, The version listed here, is different from what is currently on
The listing here says 1.0.9, that's not what downloads, and the version on is:126.96.36.199, the version that downloads from the link listed here is: 2.2.439.
Next, group chatting is now available and supported with offline functionality, images and videos show inline, while separate panes for incoming Facebook and Twitter updates replace the dreaded Lifestream that used to pollute the interface with an endless stream of social updates, diverting your attention from the task at hand.
Speaking of which, AOL tied AIM with its other properties so expect to see news content from the (don’t worry, it’s an opt-in).
As of now the app downloaded from the web site is Version 188.8.131.52 (505).
It's kind of a "web app" in that it seems to exactly mimic the web version rather than appear like a typical desktop app.
You will be able to video chat via AIM as well (but not in a group chat) and exchange messages via Facebook Chat and Google Talk users, in addition to the standard AIM service.
The Buddy List AIM 7's buddy list packs a lot into a small space.