Instagram’s new 4-way group video chat lets you browse

Instagram Instagram could be worth more than 100 billion dollars, and have 1 billion users per month. So it’s no surprise the company will roll out its own group video chat service, separate from Facebook owners. What might surprise you: You’ll be able to keep browsing Instagram while chatting with your three friends – thanks … Read more

Skype vs. Zoom: Which video chat app is the best?

For the most up-to-date news and information on the coronavirus pandemic, visit WHO website. When Coronavirus Restrictions are being lifted in some areas, a pandemic is underway. Many people are still working from home and only see friends, family and co-workers over video chat applications and services. While there are many options to choose from, … Read more

Review Facebook Messenger for Android: No more SMS, but lots of chat features

Editor’s Note, March 25, 2015: This review has been updated to include additional features in the latest version of the app. Facebook Message (Android | iOS | Windows Phone) is a standalone application that allows you to chat with your Facebook friends, send them photos and stickers and even make free VoIP calls to your … Read more

Google Hangouts Review: Chat and make video calls from one app

Editors notes: This post was updated July 16, 2013, with more information. Google Hangouts (iOS | Android) bring the group video chat features you have in Google+ to your home screen using a standalone app, but there could be too many ways to do the same. Having the app on the home screen gives you … Read more

Review Facebook Messenger for Windows Phone: Chat on Facebook is almost perfect

Facebook Messenger for Windows Phone is a standalone app that lets you chat with your Facebook friends, send them photos and stickers, and that’s it. It has all the best parts of Facebook chat on the Web and brings them to your Windows Phone in one streamlined app. This app is unique as it is … Read more

BBM (Windows Phone) review: BBM on Windows Phone is still inferior to chat packages

The cross-platform arrival of BlackBerry’s free Messenger app is a boon to BlackBerry loyalists. Once restricted to BlackBerry devices, app extensions to Android, iOS and now Windows Phone were capable of bringing a large number of new users to the BBM screen. BlackBerry knows this is one a transformation is absolutely necessary. And BBM for … Read more

FreeTone Review: A free chat and calling app with too many hidden costs

FreeTone (iOS|Android) is a cross-platform application that allows you to call or text any US phone number for free, regardless of the number of minutes available on your mobile plan. Instead, FreeTone acts as a VoIP solution, using your data connection to support voice and video calls, along with sending text messages. Think of it … Read more