Google Talk

Google has launched Google Talk a day early. Turns out Google is running one big Jabber server. Get yourself an IM client that is Jabber compatible such as Gaim and do this:

  1. Open a client supporting Jabber (AdiumX, Gaim, etc.)

  2. Your server name is talk.google.com

  3. Your username is the same as your Google ID. Example: user@gmail.com

  4. Your password is the same as you use to login to Gmail or other Google login locations.


I'm on Google Talk!

Update: And now the talk.google.com website is up offering a Windows Jabber client for download, as well as Jabber-compatible instructions for Mac & Linux users.

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