Yahoo has launched official version of Yahoo! Messenger 9.0 (no more Beta!). Version 9.0 is available for download for Windows XP – Vista and promises lots of new features. Here goes:
Yahoo! Messenger Pingbox, a new applicationÂ that once embedded into your blog, website or social network page, lets visitors IM you anonymously (or they can identify themselves) without needing to download or even sign into Yahoo! Messenger.
New skins, now there are 12 skins to play around with three new skins (Silver, Ruby Red, Mystic Black). Inline video & picture viewer for viewing videos within your IM chat window. Other features and changes include:
- New Emoticons introduces based on user feedback.
- Yahoo Games make a comeback.
- Forward incoming calls from Messenger to your mobile or any phone.
- Add friends to contact list from Orkut, Gmail, AOL and lots more.
Besides these, some elements and look of messenger gets a bump up. It has reworked status message menu with two views for your contact list.