Thanks gam_EZ for the heads up. AOL on Thursday has released its latest BETA version of Instant Messenger program, AIM. According to AOL, AIM users will be seeing the following new features: IM Forwarding, and Send IMs to Mobile Phones
IM Forwarding Have Instant Messages delivered to your cell phone, when you're away from your PC! With AIM 5.2, you can be online, all the time, anywhere. Register your cell phone with IM Forwarding, and you'll continue to receive your IMs after you sign out of AIM
Send IMs to Mobile Phones Now you can send instant messages to your buddies' cell phones. Just add their mobile numbers directly to your buddy list, or type their number into the IM form.
Screenshot: AOL Instant Messenger 5.2.3074 BETA
This is BETA software! Please use caution when installing it on your system.