C’est la vie to AOL IM for BlackBerry – Get AIM for BlackBerry Built by AOL

Research In Motion has decided to kill off AOL IM for BlackBerry. Effective September 19, 2012 “users will not be able to download, install and/or use and/or receive support for the AOL® Instant Messenger™ (AIM) for BlackBerry® smartphones”. Now it is not like we didn’t see this one coming , I mean who really uses AOL IM? What is a bit surprising is the the fact that AOL built a replacement application for BlackBerry which you can download here: AIM for BlackBerry built by AOL

Let us know what you think about AIM in the comments! For more info head over to the BlackBerry Help Blog!