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Is Reuters Becoming the IM Hub?

Since everybody is quoting “sources” on this story, is it real sources anymore? Funny.

Anyway, Reuters Group suddenly has emerged as a hub for IM interconnectivity…later this week it will disclose an agreement with Microsoft to connect its Reuters Messaging IM service with MSN Messenger. The move comes on the heels of similar agreements with IBM Lotus Software and America Online to connect Reuters IM users with users of IBM Lotus Instant Messaging and AOL Instant Messenger.

For more in-depth analysis, read, “MSN Next to Hook Up with Reuters