Jabber Updates Instant-Messaging Client

Denver-based software developer Jabber Inc. has unveiled the latest version of its Windows-based instant-messaging application, the company reported Monday. Jabber said the new client, called MomentIM 5.2, was developed from a new code base and offers a unique, COM-based plug-in architecture. The brandable application is also faster to download and requires less hard-disk storage space than previous versions, Jabber said. Additional features available include: a stacked-tabbed interface, message prioritization and user-defined hotkeys.