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Social & Communication (237 programs)

  1. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
  2. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Simple interface. Quick response when using SMS. Voice call quality is good.
    CONS: Locked to a single device. Searching for contacts is hit-or-miss.
  3. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Clean interface. Allows adding of MSN contacts. iSight-compatible.
    CONS: iSight webcam would not work for me. MSN contacts can only be added individually.
  4. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: No need to open Facebook. Facebook options are automatically imported. Same features and functions as the original Messenger. Accessible.
    CONS: Limited customization options.
  5. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Lots of fun effects. Everything from backgrounds to accessories. More free effects on the developer site.
    CONS: Effects are poorly positioned.
  6. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Customizable meeting spaces. Setting up a basic meeting is straightforward. Allows collaboration and webinars. Allows users to add custom apps.
    CONS: Outdated interface. VOIP only. Limited to nine hosts. Requires learning curve for first time users.
  7. License
    Trial version Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Lots of people online. Lots of different rooms available. Good for those using sign language.
    CONS: Very confusing and overwhelming at first. Interface looks a bit cheap.
  8. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Elegant and easy to use interface. Lots of blog customisation possible. Many plug-ins to choose from. Dashboard is well designed. Tons of themes to choose from.
    CONS: Can be picky with multimedia content. Requires your own server to upload to. Uploading and installing plugins can be tricky sometimes.
  9. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Free download. Translation feature.
    CONS: Low Western user base. Some technical concerns.
  10. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Developed by a non-profit organization. End-to-end encryption for calls and texts. Allows 150 users in one group chat. Invite potential users via online or text.
    CONS: Created by a for-profit co-founder. Offers bare-minimum security features.
  11. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Simple to use. Integration with Windows Live Mail. Lots of emoticons.
    CONS: No webcam support. Sending files is slow. Superseded by a newer version.
  12. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Very attractive design. Integrated capture tool in chat windows. Complete profile for users. Extra tools.
    CONS: Some bugs when managing contacts. Configuration settings uncomplete.
  13. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Full calling functionality over the internet. Instant messages and picture sharing.
    CONS: You don’t get as much support as big rivals. Technical side is less user-friendly needs setup.
  14. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Better integration with iOS. Unlimited Messages to iOS devices. Integrated with Facetime. Supports AIM, Google Talk and Jabber.
    CONS: Removes iChat completely. Mainly benefits those with iOS devices.
  15. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: All your messaging and file transfer in one place. User friendly and smart desig. Syncs with mobile devices.
    CONS: Can take some time for the whole team to learn.
  16. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Very lightweight and easy to use. Integrates with Address Book.
    CONS: Obtaining SIP and Registry Server info may be tricky.
  17. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Supports high spec audio protocols. Slick interface.
    CONS: Only works in connection with a VoIP app.
  18. License
    Trial version Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: No need to use internet.

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