TechSpot

  • Free text messaging and free video calls with more than 300 million people. Download for Android, iPhone, Windows Phone and BB here.
    • September 30, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Multiple OS
    • 256,715 downloads
  • WhatsApp Messenger is a cross-platform mobile messaging app which allows you to exchange messages without having to pay for SMS.
    • September 30, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Android OS
    • 460,821 downloads
  • Supercharge team collaboration with group chat and IM.
    • September 26, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac/Android
    • 2,760 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.
    • September 25, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Android/iOS
    • 70,676 downloads
  • BBM (BlackBerry Messenger) is the best way to connect and share instant messages, pictures and more for free, in real time.
    • September 25, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Android/iOS
    • 378,538 downloads
  • Free calls, text and picture sharing with anyone, anywhere.
    • September 23, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac/Android
    • 95,005 downloads
  • Text your friends for free. Get Facebook Messenger to instantly reach friends on their smart phones, feature phones or desktop computers.
    • September 23, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Android/iOS
    • 101,667 downloads
  • TeamTalk is a conferencing system which enables a group of people to collaborate and share information
    • September 22, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac/Linux
    • 3,250 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.
    • September 22, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Apple iOS
    • 1,593 downloads
  • A serverless chat client for total privacy. Easy to use, Bleep offers freedom to communicate over text and voice, person to person.
    • September 17, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac/Android
    • 800 downloads
  • Send files from your PC to mobile, Facebook and Google+ friends.
    • September 17, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac
    • 36,599 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)
    • September 16, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Android OS
    • 20,091 downloads
  • Trillian is a multinetwork chat client that currently supports mIRC, AIM, ICQ, MSN, and Yahoo Messenger.
    • September 11, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
    • 12,104 downloads
  • The whole world can talk for free with this p2p telephony software.
    • September 11, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Mac OS X
    • 10,006 downloads
  • Multi protocol instant messenger client.
    • September 10, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
    • 6,118 downloads
  • LAN messenger from Softros. Instant LAN messaging software for offices.
    • September 9, 2014
    • Trial
    • Windows (all)
    • 3,087 downloads
  • Telegram is a messaging app with a focus on speed and security. It’s superfast, simple and free.
    • September 5, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Android/iOS
    • 2,517 downloads
  • Trillian helps you organize your online life with its powerful and flexible interface for IM, social networks, content syndication, the Web, and email.
    • September 3, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
    • 3,603 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.
    • September 3, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Android OS
    • 7,054 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.
    • September 3, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Android OS
    • 120,754 downloads
  • Skype is free and simple software that will enable you to make free calls anywhere in the world in minutes.
    • September 3, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
    • 68,801 downloads
  • Trillian is a multinetwork chat client that currently supports mIRC, AIM, ICQ, MSN, and Yahoo Messenger.
    • September 3, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Mac OS X
    • 4,321 downloads
  • See when your friends are online, what game they're playing, and what server they're on.
    • August 18, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
    • 4,776 downloads
  • IRC (Internet Relay Chat) is a virtual meeting place where people from all over the world can meet and talk.
    • August 14, 2014
    • Shareware
    • Windows (all)
    • 4,140 downloads
  • WhatsApp Messenger is a cross-platform mobile messaging app which allows you to exchange messages without having to pay for SMS.
    • August 8, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows Phone
    • 59,948 downloads
  • There are no limits. Call and message as much as you want.
    • August 7, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac/Android/iOS
    • 37,284 downloads
  • Free video and voice calls, texts, photo sharing, games and more.
    • August 6, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Android/iOS
    • 3,739 downloads
  • Free calls and messaging for the connected generation.
    • July 4, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac/Android
    • 11,798 downloads
  • The popular MSN instant messaging client, the last version released on the 8.x branch.
    • July 4, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
    • 176,097 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
    • 1,862 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.
    • June 19, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Android OS
    • 1,714 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
    • 14,051 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
    • 1,428 downloads
  • Yahoo! Messenger is fun messenger with a lot of cool features.
    • June 9, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac
    • 15,798 downloads
  • WhatsApp Messenger is a smartphone messenger available for iPhone and other smartphones.
    • June 4, 2014
    • Subscription
    • Apple iOS
    • 9,689 downloads
  • Adium is a multiple protocol instant messaging client.
    • May 20, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Mac OS X
    • 3,190 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
    • 1,762 downloads
  • ChatON is a global mobile messenger for various platform users in the world.
    • May 7, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Android/iOS
    • 1,794 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
    • 315 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
    • 52,383 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
    • 834 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.
    • March 14, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
    • 801 downloads
  • Free Calls, Group Calls, Texting, Video, Group Video, and more.
    • February 27, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Android/iOS
    • 7,900 downloads
  • The latest version of the popular MSN instant messaging client.
    • February 20, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows XP/Vista/7
    • 10,326 downloads
  • The most comprehensive gaming communications platform. Ever.
    • February 14, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
    • 593 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
    • 1,872 downloads
  • Pidgin is a multi-protocol instant messaging client for Linux, BSD, MacOS X, and Windows.
    • February 3, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac/Linux
    • 7,159 downloads
  • Experience the free messenger that everyone’s talking about.
    • January 3, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Android OS
    • 1,295 downloads
  • With Instantbird, you can now talk to all your friends with a single application. AIM, Yahoo, MSN, Google Talk, Facebook and even Twitter are supported.
    • December 20, 2013
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
    • 480 downloads
  • Combining voice and video calls in a user-friendly interface, CounterPath's X-Lite helps you seamlessly transition from a traditional phone environment into the world of Voice over IP.
    • December 6, 2013
    • Freeware
    • Mac OS X
    • 9,875 downloads