This simple workaround may help if you maintain two different Google Accounts and have to connect with Google Talk friends who are spread across both these accounts.
Covers tools like Skype, Jajah, Jaxtr, Yahoo!, etc.
EtherPad seems to have solved a major issue with online collaborative editors – the lack of real time updates.
SMSMeOn allows you to register a keyword on their SMS Short Code 56070 for free. You start by searching for an available keyword (labnol, for example), and associating a mobile phone number to it.
Instead of relying on a external URL shortening service like TinyURL, FriendFeed have created their their own service called ff.im.
Google today launched a new version of Google Talk for iPhone and iPod Touch that has no new features but definitely looks more pleasing than the regular Flash based Google Talk gadget.
The newfound bonhomie between Yahoo & Google is not just about AdSense, the two companies are connecting their popular IM clients as well.
Jajah, Jangl and Jaxtr have very similar-sounding names and what further adds to the confusion is that all of them are in the web-calling (VoIP) space each trying to make their presence strong on online social networks and at the same time, grab a piece of pie from big daddy Skype.
You can easily record phone conversations on your mobile phone or the landline in your home and office. All you require is a lead and any voice recorder.
NYT – If you signed up for Gmail (Google’s e-mail service) , you can use its Google Talk network to send instant messages to people on your Gmail address book.
Make Internation Phone Calls (VoIP) without a Computer or an Internet connection – use any regular landline or mobile phone and dial a local number to intiate this long distance call.
Call your gtalk or Google Talk friends from Yahoo! Messenger or the new MSN / Windows Live Messenger. You can also make phone calls to traditional landline numbers just like Skype.
How to find if a Yahoo! Messenger user is really offline or online but in invisible mode. You can check the online status of any Yahoo! Messenger user, not just your IM Buddies.
English speaking tutors and teachers in India offer training to school students in US and UK over the Internet through VoIP services like Skype.
Language experts say weekly 25-minute conversations won’t transform a beginner into a multilingual wunderkind overnight, but regular contact with a native speaker is a giant step up from slogging through the cassette-based listen-and-repeat methods often used in college language labs.
If you are using Skype to call your from friends and relatives based in India or Pakistan, here’s some good news.
Jangl allows you to call anyone you know online, using the phone you already have. Like Jajah, give Jangle the number of the person you wish to call they’ll give you a Jangl number to call them.
This is the complete list of emoticons that will work with your Yahoo! Messenger chat client – more animated smileys will be added in the coming weeks according to Yahoo!
With competition hotting up in the internet messenger space, their web versions are seeing a lot of innovation Meebo presents a single unified interface for all popular IM clients including those from Yahoo, AOL, Google and MSN.
Skype is a tiny piece of internet telephony software (available for Mac, Linux and Windows) that lets you connect with friends and family across the globe through text chats or audio and video calls.