March 31, 2011

Multi Skype Launcher ScreenshotMulti Skype Launcher is a free tool that allows you to run multiple Skype instances on one computer simultaneously.

This free software allows launching multiple Skype accounts at the same time and on one computer as easy as it can only be.

To benefit from Multi Skype Laucner you need to use Skype version 4 or higher and Windows XP/Vista/7.

Download Multi Skype Launcher


Skype in the classroom is a free community to help teachers everywhere use Skype to help their students learn. It’s a place for teachers to connect with each other, find partner classes and share inspiration.

Teachers create a profile that sets out their interests, specialities and location. They can then browse through the community to look for teachers who can offer them help, or whom they might be able to help. Once teachers find someone they’d like to connect with, they can add that person as a Skype contact, or share Skype-related teaching resources.

Skype in the Classroom Features:

# Collaborate on projects - You can create your own project or find one where your help is needed.
# Connect with other teachers - Use the directory to find like-minded teachers all over the world.
# Discover new teaching inspiration - The resource section of Skype in the classroom is stacked with videos, links and tips.

Try Skype in the classroom

Google Talk Guru - Query-Answering ChatbotGoogle Talk Guru is an experimental service that allows people to get information like sports results, weather forecasts, definitions etc via chat. It works on many popular chat applications that support Google Talk.

To start using Google Talk Guru:

1. Sign into a chat client that supports Google Talk
2. Send a chat invitation to or click the link "Sign in and invite myself to chat with Guru" at the bottom of this page.
3. Find guru in your contact list and send chat queries to guru using the examples below:

Sport scores: score arsenal
Weather: weather Nairobi
Calculate: 123 * 45
Currency: 120 KES to USD
Definition: define laptop
Translation: translate earth to French
Web result: web Mount Kenya
Help: help translate

March 29, 2011

FaceFlow offers a high quality video call experience directly on your browser, for free. There's no download required

With FaceFlow you can make video calls and talk face to face quickly and easily. In fact, you can even start video calls with people who are not registered to FaceFlow, by simply sharing your "video call" link with them. Group video calling is also available for free.

FaceFlow Features:

# Instant Messaging
# Search Function
# Simply select the "Stay Anonymous" option to hide your identity while you meet people using the free random video chat system.
# Fullscreen mode

Try FaceFlow


March 24, 2011

Hipchat ScreenshotHipChat is instant messaging built for business. No ads, obscure screen names, or failed file transfers. Collaborate in real-time with colleagues and clients in persistent chat rooms.

Admins control who joins the secure network and what they can see. Furthermore, this application is intuitive enough so that not only the tech-savvy will be able to use it, but computer novices as well.

HipChat Features :

· Customize notifications with pop-ups, sounds, and flashing icons/toolbars.
· Inline previews for images, Twitter, YouTube, and CloudApp links.
· Drag and drop file sharing.
· Paste images directly from your clipboard into chats (perfect for sharing screenshots).
· Files & Links sidebar shows recently shared links and files.
· Chats transferred in 256-bit SSL encryption.

NOTE: In order to use HipChat, you need to create an account.

qutIM ScreenshotqutIM is an open-source multiprotocol ( ICQ, Jabber / GTalk / FaceBook / Ya.Online / LiveJournal, Mail.Ru, IRC ) instant messenger.

Furthermore, qutIM can be easily customized by every user, including creating personalize soundpacks.

Just select a sound for each event in a Sound section of the Configuration dialogue of qutIM. Then, click Export and save .xml file in some folder.

Download qutIM

Facetime screenshotFaceTime makes it possible to talk with anyone on an iPad 2, iPhone 4, iPod touch, or Mac from your Mac.

Setup is quick and easy, with just one click, you can make a video call to an iPhone 4, iPad 2, iPod touch, or another Mac.

FaceTime Features:

• Make calls using your existing Address Book contacts – you don’t have to enter your contacts from scratch.
• Add the people you call most often to your Favorites list.
• Quickly review your past calls with Recents.
• Receive HD video calls at up to 720p on supported, Intel-based Macs.*
• A Mac with a standard-definition camera delivers up to VGA-quality video for Mac-to-Mac calls.
• Window and playback controls fade away so the focus stays on your conversation.
• View transitions smoothly when an iPhone 4, iPad 2, or iPod touch user switches from front to rear cameras or from portrait to landscape views.
• FaceTime's widescreen aspect ratio makes it easy for families and groups to participate in a call.
• Enjoy your video call full screen, using every inch of your beautiful Mac display.
• Incoming calls ring on your Mac, even if FaceTime isn’t running.
• If you have more than one Mac, incoming calls ring on every one so you can answer on the Mac that’s most convenient.

Download FaceTime

Karoo Lark Messenger ScreenshotKaroo Lark provides online messengers for common instant messaging services, like Windows Live Messenger (MSN), Google Talk (Gtalk), Facebook Chat (FBChat), Yahoo! Messenger (Yahoo! Chat) and AIM (AOL Instant Messenger).

Karoo Lark web messenger load all instant messaging services inside one web page. All you need is open it with a modern browser. It is running with less memory and CPU time. And it does not pop up any windows to annoy you.

Karoo Lark Web Messenger Highlight
# Free.
# Multiple login cross all IM networks.
# User picture and personal status message in almost all IM networks.
# Very simple but efficient UI to help you focus on chatting with your friends.

Supported Feature List

# Support Windows Live Messenger (MSN), Google Talk (Gtalk), Yahoo! Messenger, Facebook Chat and AIM
# Support all modern browsers, including Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Apple Safari, Opera
# Support displaying your friends' pictures
# Support updating status message and receiving friend status messages
# Support displaying thousands of friends
# Support searching friends by ID or by name
# Support chatting background picture
# Support different chatting themes
# Support smile-icons in chatting
# Support sound notification for new messages
# Support title changing notification for new messages
# Support automatically reconnection on connection lost
# Support RSA encryption on logging in
# Support remembering password in client side (or browser side)

Try Karoo Lark Web Messenger


Sazneo ScreenshotSazneo offers a real-time communication service to allow teams to communicate more effectively, both internally and with teams at other companies. It brings together elements of instant messaging, group chat and online communities into a single online business application. No hardware or software required.

Sazneo Features:

- Group Discussion
- Mobile support
- Desktop Notifier
- Organize group conversations with channels
- Private messaging
- File sharing
- Conversation history

Signup for Sazneo

March 22, 2011

"Research In Motion (RIM) has just announced the first beta release for the next major version of Facebook for BlackBerry, which features a redesigned user interface and incorporates a host of new features, including Facebook Chat.

The new Facebook Chat feature integrates with both the app and the unified mailbox. As long as your status is set to “online,” friends can send you notifications even if you aren’t using the app. Even better, within Facebook for BlackBerry 2.0, users can still get alerted about new BlackBerry Messenger messages or see when a new e-mail hits the inbox..."
Continue reading : Facebook for BlackBerry 2.0 Arrives in Beta

Posted Christina Warren @ Mashable

March 21, 2011

ChatVibes ScreenshotChatVibes is a free browser extension that adds a VideoPhone directly to your Facebook Chat. ChatVibes is NOT a Facebook application - it is a simple browser add-on (a.k.a a browser extension, or toolbar). With ChatVibe you will be able to video chat with your Facebook friends in no time.

ChatVibes will add a small icon to your Facebook Chat tabs. Clicking on it will let you video chat with your friends who are already online on Facebook Chat. If your friend already has ChatVibes installed then a video call will be established.

To use ChatVibes follow these easy steps:

1. Go to and click download.

2. Open the file you just downloaded and install it on your computer.

3. Open Facebook Chat and click the name of the friend you want to video call.

4. On your friend's Chat tab click the blue video camera icon (see image above).

5. Invite all your friends to download ChatVibes to video chat with each other!

eBuddy XMS is a free, real-time messaging application for smartphones. You can XMS unlimited text messages to anyone who’s also installed it to their smartphone. eBuddy XMS uses your smartphones Internet connection to share unlimited messages between you and anyone else on XMS – for free!

Just like SMS, eBuddy XMS is based on your mobile phonebook – it automatically detects which contacts already installed eBuddy XMS. You can add friends in a snap:

1.By adding a phone number to your phonebook,
2.Scanning your Facebook friends
3.Inviting friends through e-mail.

With XMS, you can message as much as you want and not accumulate costs, because it uses your Internet connection. So you can send a quick hello or have a casual conversation, all for free! XMS is always on, always ready, and unlike SMS/text messaging, it shows you when your messages are sent and read.

Worldwide launch will soon follow, and if you want to be first in your region to have it make sure to fan eBuddy XMS on Facebook.

March 16, 2011

Video : Skype on iPad 2

March 16, 2011

March 15, 2011

eNotice ScreenshoteNotice is new bulk messaging solution allowing instant and reliable delivery of notifications, messages and alerts across any networks to Windows Desktops, Cell Phone as Text Message, RSS Feeds and Social Networks .

Simple and effective solution to allow administrators within an organization to reliably deliver key notifications, messages and notices to all or specific users across an enterprise while providing accurate records of message delivery and acknowledgement.

eNotice have a dedicated control panel that allow Administrators to create Groups and User accounts in the server system which allows Message Posters to post text messages for specific Group of Users in network or to Social Network Accounts.

The eNotice client will help you access all the benefits of the service right from your desktop. It runs in your system tray and will alert you as soon as an event occurs.

eNotice Features:

· Web based Control Panel
· Guaranteed Message Delivery
· Receipts, Acknowledgement
· Send Messages to Cell Phones and Social Networks
· Instant Notifications
· Emergency Alerts
· Integration with other sites
· Internal company hosting
· Centralized data storage
· Message history
· Small client application size

Try eNotice

Meebo’s Latest iPhone AppMeebo’s latest iPhone app went live yesterday. This version brings many of the latest features from Meebo’s web check in system, which means Meebo for iPhone now lets you share even more stuff while on the go.

New Features:

# Single smart live feed of Meebo, Facebook, and Twitter
# Check in to sites shared by your friends on Meebo, Facebook, or Twitter or via QR codes
# See who’s checked in to sites you visit and click on their profile to find more cool new sites
# Keep track of which sites you’re a VIP on, and check in to them again (and again!) so you don’t lose that coveted VIP status
# often requested performance and feature tweaks

Update Your Meebo iPhone App

March 09, 2011

Beyluxe Messenger ScreenshotBeyluxe Messenger is a handy and straight-forward application that allows yuo to chat with your online friends.

Watch videos, meet new people and keep in touch with your friends in our thousands of chat rooms from the entire world. Share presentations with friends and family with our stream video conferencing and much more...

Beyluxe Messenger Features :

# Voice Chat with superior Quality
# Public Rooms with Administration
# Private Rooms
# Different User Interference Themes
# Close To Tray Option
# Built-in Public Room Creator & Configuration
# Privacy Option
# Ability to Sending Whispers in Rooms
# Receiving offline messages
# Photo Gallery

Download Beyluxe Messenger