Earlier this month we wrote about Meebo the IM web chat client which was acquired by Google only to see it’s chat feature being shut down. We had written about alternatives to Meebo, among which imo.im is probably the most popular one. Thankfully, Meebo users can download their chat logs from their Meebo accounts. Imo.im has a […]
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Popular instant messaging service Meebo to be shutdown by Google by July 11th. As you know, Meebo was aquired by Google a few days back, and now they announce that they’ll be shutting down most of Meebo services, except the Meebo bar. Google has been doing this lately, shutting down Picnik and other not so popular Google services, to concentrate more on Google+.
Here are a few services you can try out if you miss the Meebo messenger. All these messengers work have web clients, just like Meebo does.
Meebo is a web based chat client which allows users to chat online in a single place from various different accounts like ICQ, Google, MSN and more. Meebo saw a great deal of popularity for people tired of lack of compatibility between traditional instant messengers. Meebo lately has also, created a web-based toolbar which allows […]
I like staying logged into Facebook on one tab of my browser, so I can chat with my friends on it. Thanks to the option of disallowing people from certain lists to see you online, it is perfect ( thought chatting service itself is far from perfect on Facebook) . Facebook has released a new […]
Since I started blogging, I have been forced to think about online privacy. One reason is that bloggers or for that matter anyone who works online, ends up in contact with a lot of people who they do not really know as people. Mostly we can work around this problem, but sometimes there needs to […]