A new Signal desktop app has been released for Windows, macOS and Linux. It lets users of the secure messaging service chat on their desktops.
Meet YakYak, a Google Hangouts desktop app for Linux, Windows and Mac. It supports most Hangout features and has a couple bonus features of its own.
This post, YakYak is an Open Source Google Hangouts Desktop App, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
A new version of popular messaging app Viber is available for Linux. Viber Desktop versions 6.5.5 introduces a handful of new features to the messaging service, all of them certain to be familiar to users of the servic e’s mobile apps. Viber desktop adds the media sharing menu recently rolled out to its mobile apps. This menu, Viber say, “lets […]
This post, The Viber Desktop Linux App Has a New Sharing Menu, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Wire is an open-source messaging service that offers fully encrypted calls, video and group chats — and now it’s available for Linux. Wire for Linux beta is available to download from today via the Wire website. It has the same feature set as Wire’s other desktops and mobile apps, including always-on end-to-end encryption. And, unlike a certain other messaging and video service […]
This post, Wire, the Encrypted Chat App, Is Now Available for Linux, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
It may sound like a memory-management tool, but Rambox is actually a handy way to group all of your messaging and e-mail services in one window.
This post, Rambox Puts All Your Favorite Messaging Services In One App, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Viber for Linux has been updated, adding support for end-to-end encryption of chats, a contact forwarding feature, and drag and drop file sharing.
This post, Viber for Linux Rolls Out New Update, Encrypts Messages, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
From Telegram to WhatsApp, via Slack and Steam Chat — Franz makes using multiple messaging services more manageable on Ubuntu.
This post, Franz Brings WhatsApp, Telegram and 12 Other Messaging Apps to Ubuntu, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.