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Social & Communication (237 programs)

  1. PROS: Great for multiple accounts. Fantastic on desktops and tablets. Very ad-light. Relatively fast.
    CONS: Handles external links badly. Poorer on smaller screens. Hard to sort columns. Less image space than standard.
  2. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Available on every major platform. MMS support. Syncs contacts and messages. Text other mysms users for free.
    CONS: Have to trust mysms with your contacts. Not many advanced features.
  3. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Can add several accounts. Adapts interface if messaging platforms well. Simple interface. Easily accessible.
    CONS: Uses a lot of memory. Does not support some messaging platforms. Difficult to set-up accounts. Doesn’t support audio in some apps.
  4. PROS: Meet new people. Large number of users. Receive notifications. Lots of information in profiles.
    CONS: Chat needs improvement. Premium features need to remove limits.
  5. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: More features than MSN. Extended customization. Usually allows use of webcams (although temporarily disabled in this update). Allows you to sign into multiple accounts at once.
    CONS: Many users report problems opening webcams. Webcam/Audio support disabled in this update. Only supports audio clips not audio chats in realtime.
  6. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Easy to set up. Excellent image and sound quality. Can be expanded to full screen.
    CONS: Requires Gmail account. No multichat. Does not work with GTalk yet.
  7. License
    Trial version Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
  8. License
    Trial version Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Included widgets. Caller notifications.
    CONS: Applications come unbundled. Expensive.
  9. License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
  10. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
  11. PROS: Passwords can be remembered. Multiple accounts can be opened simultaneously. Support for touch bars is offered. Numerous GIF images can be accessed when messaging friends.
    CONS: Little technical support is offered. Some websites may not be able to be opened. Potential glitches when activating chat widgets. Older operating systems are not supported.
  12. License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
  13. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Elegant interface. Supports a multitude of plugins.
    CONS: Doesn't support audio or voice.
  14. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
  15. License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Neat interface. Mute filters function. Multiple timelines. Compact.
    CONS: Preferences button inactive.
  16. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
  17. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Supposedly connects to most major IM networks. Supports sending and receiving of files. Simple clean interface.
    CONS: Adding IM networks is not clear enough. No video or audio. No Help file. Lengthy sign-up process.
  18. License
    Trial version Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
  19. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
  20. License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Easy to install. 56 different effects.
    CONS: Crashes sometimes in 64 bit mode.

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