TechSpot

  • There are no limits. Call and message as much as you want.
    • May 27, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac/Android/iOS
    • 66,554 downloads
  • Trillian helps you organize your online life with its powerful and flexible interface for IM, social networks, content syndication, the Web, and email.
    • May 27, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
    • 4,143 downloads
  • WhatsApp Messenger is a cross-platform mobile messaging app which allows you to exchange messages without having to pay for SMS.
    • May 27, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Android OS
    • 739,801 downloads
  • Skype is free and simple software that will enable you to make free calls anywhere in the world in minutes.
    • May 25, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
    • 85,641 downloads
  • Get Facebook Messenger to instantly reach friends on their smart phones, feature phones or desktop computers. Also available here for iOS, and Windows Phone.
    • May 25, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Android/iOS
    • 382,727 downloads
  • Free voice and video calls to anyone else on Skype, whether they’re on an Android, iPhone, Mac or PC, as well as IMs to your friends and family, no matter where they are.
    • May 22, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Android OS
    • 139,004 downloads
  • Free text messaging and free video calls with more than 300 million people. Now aslo available for Windows and Mac desktop computers.
    • May 22, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Multiple OS
    • 375,865 downloads
  • Free video and voice calls, texts, photo sharing, games and more.
    • May 18, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Android/iOS
    • 5,079 downloads
  • Free calls and messaging for the connected generation.
    • May 18, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac/Android
    • 13,368 downloads
  • Multi protocol instant messenger client.
    • May 18, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
    • 6,558 downloads
  • Bleep is a fun and easy instant messaging app that is completely private. No social networks.
    • May 12, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac/Android
    • 1,240 downloads
  • Snapchat is the fastest way to share a moment with friends. You control how long your friends can view your message - simply set the timer up to ten seconds and send.
    • May 11, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Android/iOS
    • 170,136 downloads
  • Supercharge team collaboration with group chat and IM.
    • May 5, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac/Linux/Android
    • 5,270 downloads
  • Telegram is a messaging app with a focus on speed and security. It’s superfast, simple and free.
    • May 5, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Android/iOS
    • 6,067 downloads
  • Trillian is a multinetwork chat client that currently supports mIRC, AIM, ICQ, MSN, and Yahoo Messenger.
    • May 4, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Mac OS X
    • 4,851 downloads
  • BBM (BlackBerry Messenger) is the best way to connect and share instant messages, pictures and more for free, in real time.
    • April 25, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Android/iOS
    • 521,038 downloads
  • Why is TweetCaster the #1 Twitter app? At 4.4 stars, no other Twitter app has a higher user rating, even the official Twitter app. When it comes to Twitter apps, you have lots of choices.
    • April 22, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Android OS
    • 9,114 downloads
  • WhatsApp Messenger is a smartphone messenger available for iPhone and other smartphones.
    • April 21, 2015
    • Subscription
    • Apple iOS
    • 26,679 downloads
  • The whole world can talk for free with this p2p telephony software.
    • April 15, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Mac OS X
    • 11,656 downloads
  • KakaoTalk is a fast and multifaceted messaging app. Send messages, photos, videos, voice notes and your location for free. Make chatting extra fun with an array of emoticons and sticker collections.
    • April 9, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
    • 1,481 downloads
  • LAN messenger from Softros. Instant LAN messaging software for offices.
    • March 23, 2015
    • Trial
    • Windows (all)
    • 3,377 downloads
  • WhatsApp Messenger is a cross-platform mobile messaging app which allows you to exchange messages without having to pay for SMS.
    • March 17, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows Phone
    • 93,858 downloads
  • TeamTalk is a conferencing system which enables a group of people to collaborate and share information
    • March 16, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac/Linux
    • 4,960 downloads
  • Free calls, text and picture sharing with anyone, anywhere.
    • March 11, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac/Android
    • 150,575 downloads
  • Pidgin is a multi-protocol instant messaging client for Linux, BSD, MacOS X, and Windows.
    • March 9, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac/Linux
    • 8,209 downloads
  • IRC (Internet Relay Chat) is a virtual meeting place where people from all over the world can meet and talk.
    • March 4, 2015
    • Shareware
    • Windows (all)
    • 5,070 downloads
  • Hangouts brings one-on-one and group conversations to life with photos, emoji, and video calls for free. Connect with friends across computers, Android and Apple devices. Brought to you by Google. (Replaces Google Talk)
    • March 4, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Android OS
    • 23,601 downloads
  • Say “hello” to friends and family with an instant message, voice or video call on Skype for free. There’s so much you can do, right from the palm of your hand.
    • January 19, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Apple iOS
    • 1,853 downloads
  • Free calls, text messages, photo and video sharing – one app with all the functions you need to keep in touch with friends. Use ICQ and don’t worry about rates.
    • January 16, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Android OS
    • 2,804 downloads
  • Send files from your PC to mobile, Facebook and Google+ friends.
    • December 26, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac
    • 37,189 downloads
  • Trillian is a multinetwork chat client that currently supports mIRC, AIM, ICQ, MSN, and Yahoo Messenger.
    • December 19, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
    • 12,604 downloads
  • Miranda NG is a successor of a popular multi-protocol instant messaging client for Windows - Miranda IM. Very light on system resources and extremely fast.
    • November 26, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
    • 140 downloads
  • Trillian is an instant messaging app that works on phones, tablets, and desktops
    • November 17, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Android OS
    • 814 downloads
  • See when your friends are online, what game they're playing, and what server they're on.
    • August 18, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
    • 5,536 downloads
  • The popular MSN instant messaging client, the last version released on the 8.x branch.
    • July 4, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
    • 176,747 downloads
  • Empathy is a messaging program which supports text, voice, and video chat and file transfers over many different protocols. You can tell it about your accounts on all those services and do all your chatting within one application.
    • June 19, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Linux
    • 2,942 downloads
  • Skype is free and simple software that will enable you to make free calls anywhere in the world in minutes.
    • June 18, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Linux
    • 20,701 downloads
  • Mumble is an open source, low-latency, high quality voice chat software primarily intended for use while gaming.
    • June 16, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac/Linux
    • 2,708 downloads
  • Yahoo! Messenger is fun messenger with a lot of cool features.
    • June 9, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac
    • 16,198 downloads
  • Adium is a multiple protocol instant messaging client.
    • May 20, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Mac OS X
    • 3,440 downloads
  • LINE is a new communication app which allows you to make FREE voice calls and send FREE messages whenever and wherever you are, 24 hours a day. LINE has more than 150 million users worldwide and is used in over 230 countries.
    • May 13, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Mac OS X
    • 2,312 downloads
  • ChatON is a global mobile messenger for various platform users in the world.
    • May 7, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Android/iOS
    • 2,024 downloads
  • Unlimited messaging through your Internet connection. Message any way you want with text, pictures, videos, location, emoticons and more.
    • April 15, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Android/iOS/Windows Phone
    • 515 downloads
  • 50 million users love Kik! It's the fast, simple, and personal smartphone messenger that connects you to everyone you love to talk to.
    • April 8, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Apple iOS
    • 67,853 downloads
  • We thought it was time that online voice chat finally lived up to the high-tech graphics and sound found in today's games. So, we created Dolby Axon for games and gamers.
    • March 13, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac
    • 1,934 downloads
  • Free Calls, Group Calls, Texting, Video, Group Video, and more.
    • February 27, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Android/iOS
    • 9,140 downloads
  • The latest version of the popular MSN instant messaging client.
    • February 20, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows XP/Vista/7
    • 10,446 downloads
  • The most comprehensive gaming communications platform. Ever.
    • February 14, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
    • 1,123 downloads
  • Ventrilo is the next evolutionary step of Voice over IP (VoIP) group communications software. Ventrilo is also the industry standard by which all others measure themselves as they attempt to imitate its features.
    • February 14, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac/Linux
    • 2,662 downloads
  • Experience the free messenger that everyone’s talking about.
    • January 3, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Android OS
    • 2,175 downloads