Download Social Applications - Best Software & Apps

  • Spotify

    1.0.74.380

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac
    iPhone
    Windows Phone
    Web Apps

    Find, share and enjoy your favorite music online

    7
    3226 votes
    • PROS: New iPod sync and MP3 download features, Organize your music in customizable playlists, Share collaborative playlists with friends, Streaming radio with filters, Social features: friend list, Facebook connect, Import your MP3 files into the program
    • CONS: You'll have to put up with ads in the Free version, Individual songs can only be paid with credit card, Some songs are not available for download
  • Snapchat

    9.20.4.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    Private photo and video sharing on your phone

    7
    503 votes
    • PROS: Fun idea, Easy to use
    • CONS: No parental options, Scans phone, Facebook, and Twitter for contacts
  • Shazam

    varies-with-device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Windows Phone
    Mac
    iPhone

    Instantly find out which song is playing

    8
    402 votes
    • PROS: Huge database of music, Extremely simple to use, Keeps a history of searched-for songs, Well-integrated social aspect
    • CONS: Won't recognize every song
  • Messenger Lite

    1.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Send messages without the bloat using Messenger Lite

    9
    52 votes
    • PROS: Small size, Access to Messenger service, Simple user interface
    • CONS: Fewer features than full version
  • Waze

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone
    Windows Phone
    BlackBerry

    The social mapping app for drivers

    8
    142 votes
    • PROS: Driver-focused features, Real-time alerts for traffic, speed cameras, Makes reporting hazards fun, Integrates with other apps
    • CONS: No map downloads for offline use, Social features can be distracting
  • Windows Live Messenger

    Build 14.0.8117.416 2009

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Symbian
    iPhone

    See. Hear. Share. Instantly.

    8
    23265 votes
    • PROS: Nice customizable interface, Great photo sharing service, New options for contacts management, Tons of emoticons, winks and other eye-candy for chats
    • CONS: No custom status messages, Uncomfortable menu buttons, Installation file is getting bloated, Advertisement on the main interface
  • Video Call

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    User-friendly video calling application for smartphone users

    8
    9 votes
    • PROS: A handy way to navigate to video calling applications, This software does not require much memory
    • CONS: There may be functionality issues with older operating systems, The current version may contain bugs
  • Google Allo

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    It's finally here: mobile messaging from Google

    8
    9 votes
    • PROS: Extremely fast and easy to use, Supports both emojis and stickers, Preserves past conversations automatically, Optional end-to-end encryption
    • CONS: Heavily designed for phones rather than other devices, Privacy may be an issue
  • Skype Voice Changer

    Beta 1.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free and Fun Voice-Changing Software for Skype Users

    4
    736 votes
    • PROS: A simplified and intuitive user interface., Numerous modification and distortion applications are possible.
    • CONS: Many advanced functions are only available with the professional version., As this is open-source software there can be times when bugs need to be removed by third-party developers.
  • Mailbird

    Lite 2.0.10.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Access Gmail and online services

    8
    132 votes
    • PROS: Easy to find and write emails, Integration with online services and social media, App to quickly search through attachments
    • CONS: Identities only saves drafts and sent mail to the main account, Delays and slowdown when receiving hundreds of emails
  • Flickr Uploadr

    3.2.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    The easiest way to publish to Flickr

    6
    68 votes
    • PROS: Batch upload, Create photosets, Tag photos, Set privacy and safety levels, Fast uploads
    • CONS: Opens up Flickr to confirm access
  • Digsby

    Beta Build 90

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Merge IM, email and social network accounts under one interface

    8
    138 votes
    • PROS: Control IM, email and social network accounts from one single interface, Support for the most popular online services, Clear, organized interface, Very complete settings menu
    • CONS: A bit slow when logging in, Facebook doesn't work properly with Digsby
  • Flickr

    3.2.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone
    Windows Phone
    Web Apps

    Official Flickr app for Android devices

    6
    7 votes
    • PROS: Quickly view recent Flickr activity, View your photos with ease, Includes a range of filters to apply, Well designed user interface
    • CONS: Camera app is quite unstable, No batch upload facility, No image editing tools
  • Sleipnir

    Sleipnir 3 for Windows

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Full-featured web browser with support for the Gecko engine

    8
    53 votes
    • PROS: Good security tools, Built-in password manager
    • CONS: Bloated interface
  • SoundTracking

    Android 3.0.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    Share your personal soundtrack

    7
    10 votes
    • PROS: Share music with friends, Easy to use, Connects to multiple social networks
    • CONS: Extensive Facebook permissions, Only manual posting, Some international artists not recognized
  • BlaBlaCar

    4.2.18

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    A Free program for Android‚ by Comuto

    7
    3 votes
    • Social World Messenger

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Social World Messenger: social made easy

      8
      23 votes
      • PROS: This app means you can uninstall up to 4 applications from your device, You have ease of access to the most popular social networks with one click, Split screen view allows user to view more than one message and network at once, No intrusive data sharing with third parties
      • CONS: It has a tendency to auto-close itself when not in use, which is annoying for regular social network users, It is not compatible with older PCs using Windows 7 and Vista
    • Free Virtual Serial Ports Emulator

      0.923.3.694

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Serial ports emulator that helps software developers test their applications

      6
      24 votes
      • Jango

        2.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        A Free Software utilities program for Windows

        8
        11 votes
        • Nintendo Switch Online

          1.0.4

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Android
          iPhone

          Get the most of your Nintendo Switch Multiplayer games with Nintendo Switch Online

          8
          3 votes
          • PROS: Voice chat, Added functions like invites, Does its job well
          • CONS: Using your phone can make you lazy, Will become a paid service in 2018
        Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
        #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
        1varies-with-device4027.72636815920398Windows, Android, Windows Phone, Mac
        2Build 14.0.8117.416 2009232657.627835804857058Windows, Symbian, iPhone
        31.0.74.38032267.463236205827644Windows, Mac, iPhone, Windows Phone
        49.20.4.05036.501590457256464Android, iPhone
        5Beta 1.27364.414402173913059Windows