Thursday, March 08, 2007

Application-free Instant Messaging

meeboIf you're a fan of instant messaging systems like Yahoo Messenger, MSN Messenger, Google Talk, Jabber, AIM and ICQ and don't have access to the client software, then you might find meebo worth checking out.

meebo Online  Service - connects you with your instant messaging buddies from absolutely anywhere for free. It supports Yahoo, MSN, Google, Jabber, AIM and ICQ so whether you’re at home, on campus, at work, or on holiday, just visit meebo on any computer to access all of your buddies and chat with them, no downloads or installs required!

eBuddy Online  Service - Another such online service is eBuddy and they allow you to connect to MSN, AIM and Yahoo messaging services. All you need is a Javascript capable browser and they even offer a mobile version to support xHTML or WAP based devices. This includes mobile phones, PDA's, Sony PSP and Nintendo DS so you can chat while you're on the move.

ILoveIM Online  Service - Lets you connect to MSN, AIM, Google and Yahoo messaging services.

…and then there there are some service specific online services like MSN Web Messenger, AIM Express, ICQ2GO! and JWChat.

Of course if you really want an installed cross-system client solution, then have a look at…

Adium Apple Compatible - A Mac OS X application that allows you to chat with AIM, MSN, Yahoo, ICQ, Jabber, Bonjour, Google. .Mac, Lotus Sametime, Novell Groupwise, QQ, Gadu-Gadu and LiveJournal Talk messaging systems.

JBuddy Messenger Apple CompatibleLinux CompatibleWindows Compatible - a cross-platform solution that supports AIM, MSN, Yahoo, ICQ, Lotus Sametime and Jabber messaging systems.

Trillian Basic Windows Compatible - a skinnable Windows client that supports AIM, ICQ, MSN, Yahoo and IRC messaging systems.

1 comment:

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