Keep friends at your fingertips with the new Yahoo! Messenger:

  • Easier ways to stay up to date – See more updates from your friends in the detailed Messenger list
  • Show off your status – Easily add links and emoticons to your status messages
  • Watch videos together – Share videos from popular sites and watch them with friends right in your IM window

Other features include:

  1. Instant message with one friend, or conference in a bunch
  2. Send text messages (SMS) to friends’ mobile phones
  3. Join a chat room to meet new friends while you discuss your favorite topics
  4. Make free PC-to-PC calls and PC-to-phone calls for as low as 1ยข a minute (plus free voicemail!)
  5. Use the built-in media player to watch web videos and view photos with friends
  6. Show your style with emoticons, Avatars, audibles and IMVironments