Pidgin lets you use several messaging services in a single application. But it’s not perfect, which means you need to do a little bit of work to access the most recent messaging services.
You can now delete any messages you have sent using Telegram. Which should be of use to anyone who has ever sent a message while drunk or otherwise not thinking clearly.
Need a free way to send messages to friends and family with your phone for free? Check out these apps.
Facebook has launched a new cross-platform gaming service called Instant Games. And, thanks to HTML5, there’s no need to download any extra apps or plugins.
If you want to schedule text messages to ensure you never forget to send one again, you need one of these apps.
In an effort to try and get more people using Skype, Microsoft has opened up its core features to anyone and everyone. Result!
WhatsApp is rolling out video calling to random Android users, but the feature is available to anyone willing to install the latest beta. iOS users are out of luck for now.
Facebook is launching a new, lighter version of its Messenger app called Messenger Lite. This will enable those with crappy smartphones to enjoy Facebook Messenger just like the rest of us.
The rise of chat rooms and instant messengers was a hallmark of the early internet. These tools continue to define our everyday virtual interactions. Do you know which of the pioneers are still around?
iPhone and iPad
Apple’s privacy credentials have taken a knock with the revelation that Apple logs your iMessage contacts.
iPhone and iPad
With the arrival of iOS 10, Apple’s Messages app received its single biggest update since its introduction.
Device hopping between your computer and phone? Losing your time, focus, and mind? Set up your computer as the main device with these simple tips and cut away the distractions.
These apps will greatly improve your texting experience on Android.
Almost every day on Facebook a friend of mine shares one of those collections of…
There’s finally a way to use iMessage on Android. Here’s the solution one expert developer crafted and how you can try it!
WhatsApp recently announced that they would be enabling end-to-end encryption in their service. But what does this mean for you? Here’s what you need to know about WhatsApp encryption.
Google Jibe is set to revolutionize the way we send and receive mobile text messages. Here’s what you need to know.
Ever wanted to read messages in WhatsApp without triggering “read receipts”? Here are three easy ways to do that!
Mad that Pushbullet is suddenly expensive? Don’t worry, there are plenty of free alternatives.
Share your Mac’s screen without signing up for another online account, downloading more software, or looking at pesky ads first using Messages.
Facebook chat on Linux took a hit when Facebook shut down XMPP in April 2015, leaving Pidgin users with Facebook integration unable to chat. Here’s how to change that, with a new Pidgin plugin.
With children in all corners of the globe becoming immersed in technology from ever-younger ages, it’s about time we reflected on the startling impact this is having on their development.
Got a new Android phone or tablet? Then you absolutely need these apps!
The Messages app is often overlooked in favor of more robust IM clients, but it can be a fantastic way of keeping in touch with people if you know how to set it up properly.