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Instant messaging

Known as: Usage share, Chat clients, Common Profile for Instant Messaging 
Instant messaging (IM) is a type of online chat which offers real-time text transmission over the Internet. A LAN messenger operates in a similar way… Expand
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Review
2011
Review
2011
College students use information and communication technologies at much higher levels and in different ways than prior… Expand
Review
2010
Review
2010
Users have adopted a wide range of digital technologies into their communication repertoire. It remains unclear why they adopt… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
With the rapid development of mobile technology and large usage rates of mobile phones, mobile instant message (MIM) services… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Students often ''multitask'' with electronic media while doing schoolwork. We examined the effects of one form of media often… Expand
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Instant messaging (IM) is a popular Internet application around the world. In China, the competition in the IM market is very… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
We present a study of anonymized data capturing a month of high-level communication activities within the whole of the Microsoft… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
This article presents an analysis of Instant Messaging (IM), a one-to-one synchronous medium of computer-mediated communication… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The wide diffusion of Instant Messaging (IM) in a voluntary social context calls for studies to examine the value of computer… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
We discuss findings from an ethnographic study of instant messaging (IM) in the workplace and its implications for media theory… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
We describe research on the effects of instant messaging (IM) on ongoing computing tasks. We present a study that builds on… Expand
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