TechSpot

  • WhatsApp Messenger is a cross-platform mobile messaging app which allows you to exchange messages without having to pay for SMS.
    • March 31, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Android OS
    • 689,131 downloads
  • WhatsApp Messenger is a smartphone messenger available for iPhone and other smartphones.
    • March 30, 2015
    • Subscription
    • Apple iOS
    • 22,679 downloads
  • A serverless chat client for total privacy. Easy to use, Bleep offers freedom to communicate over text and voice, person to person.
    • March 30, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac/Android
    • 1,030 downloads
  • Telegram is a messaging app with a focus on speed and security. It’s superfast, simple and free.
    • March 26, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Android/iOS
    • 5,517 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.
    • March 26, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Android/iOS
    • 140,206 downloads
  • Supercharge team collaboration with group chat and IM.
    • March 26, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac/Linux/Android
    • 4,790 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.
    • March 25, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Android/iOS
    • 300,427 downloads
  • LAN messenger from Softros. Instant LAN messaging software for offices.
    • March 23, 2015
    • Trial
    • Windows (all)
    • 3,277 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.
    • March 23, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Android OS
    • 136,044 downloads
  • Free video and voice calls, texts, photo sharing, games and more.
    • March 19, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Android/iOS
    • 4,889 downloads
  • The whole world can talk for free with this p2p telephony software.
    • March 4, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Mac OS X
    • 11,206 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
    • 83,658 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 16, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
    • 1,291 downloads
  • TeamTalk is a conferencing system which enables a group of people to collaborate and share information
    • March 16, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac/Linux
    • 4,550 downloads
  • BBM (BlackBerry Messenger) is the best way to connect and share instant messages, pictures and more for free, in real time.
    • March 13, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Android/iOS
    • 505,058 downloads
  • Free calls, text and picture sharing with anyone, anywhere.
    • March 11, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac/Android
    • 142,585 downloads
  • Pidgin is a multi-protocol instant messaging client for Linux, BSD, MacOS X, and Windows.
    • March 9, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac/Linux
    • 7,869 downloads
  • Free calls and messaging for the connected generation.
    • March 5, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac/Android
    • 12,978 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)
    • 4,950 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
    • 23,011 downloads
  • Multi protocol instant messenger client.
    • March 4, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
    • 6,518 downloads
  • Skype is free and simple software that will enable you to make free calls anywhere in the world in minutes.
    • March 2, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
    • 83,331 downloads
  • Free text messaging and free video calls with more than 300 million people. Now aslo available for Windows and Mac desktop computers.
    • February 9, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Multiple OS
    • 357,395 downloads
  • There are no limits. Call and message as much as you want.
    • January 21, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac/Android/iOS
    • 60,214 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
    • 1,803 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
    • 2,624 downloads
  • Send files from your PC to mobile, Facebook and Google+ friends.
    • December 26, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac
    • 36,999 downloads
  • Trillian helps you organize your online life with its powerful and flexible interface for IM, social networks, content syndication, the Web, and email.
    • December 20, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
    • 3,933 downloads
  • Trillian is a multinetwork chat client that currently supports mIRC, AIM, ICQ, MSN, and Yahoo Messenger.
    • December 19, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
    • 12,544 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)
    • 120 downloads
  • Trillian is an instant messaging app that works on phones, tablets, and desktops
    • November 17, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Android OS
    • 774 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.
    • October 14, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Android OS
    • 8,844 downloads
  • Trillian is a multinetwork chat client that currently supports mIRC, AIM, ICQ, MSN, and Yahoo Messenger.
    • September 3, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Mac OS X
    • 4,781 downloads
  • See when your friends are online, what game they're playing, and what server they're on.
    • August 18, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
    • 5,336 downloads
  • The popular MSN instant messaging client, the last version released on the 8.x branch.
    • July 4, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
    • 176,587 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
    • 2,692 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
    • 19,661 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
    • 2,378 downloads
  • Yahoo! Messenger is fun messenger with a lot of cool features.
    • June 9, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac
    • 16,128 downloads
  • Adium is a multiple protocol instant messaging client.
    • May 20, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Mac OS X
    • 3,400 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
    • 2,212 downloads
  • ChatON is a global mobile messenger for various platform users in the world.
    • May 7, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Android/iOS
    • 1,964 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
    • 425 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
    • 64,543 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
    • 1,744 downloads
  • Free Calls, Group Calls, Texting, Video, Group Video, and more.
    • February 27, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Android/iOS
    • 8,930 downloads
  • The latest version of the popular MSN instant messaging client.
    • February 20, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows XP/Vista/7
    • 10,416 downloads
  • The most comprehensive gaming communications platform. Ever.
    • February 14, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
    • 993 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
    • 2,552 downloads
  • Experience the free messenger that everyone’s talking about.
    • January 3, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Android OS
    • 2,045 downloads