App.net Alternatives

    App.net is described as 'social networking platform and microblogging service which enables its users to write messages of up to 256 characters' and is an app in the Social & Communications category. There are more than 10 alternatives to App.net for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, iPhone, Android, iPad and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is Mastodon, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like App.net are Twitter (Free), Minds (Freemium, Open Source), Friendica (Free, Open Source) and GNU social (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated May 18, 2017

    1. Rememble is a 'washing line' for your digital bits and pieces. Thread together texts, photos, videos, sounds, scribbles, scans, notes, tweets... so they're not drifting in a digital wasteland.
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      • Online
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      Yammer is revolutionizing internal corporate communications by bringing together all of a company’s employees inside a private and secure enterprise social network.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
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      Accessing Twitter has never been easier on your Android, iPhone, or Windows Phone. TweetCaster supports multiple accounts, URL shortening, picture sharing, @replies, re-tweets and much more, all from your Android, iPhone, BlackBerry, or Windows Phone!
    2. Connect everyone in your company and turn ideas into action. Through group discussion, a personalised news feed, and voice & video calling, work together and get more done. Workplace is an ad-free space, separate from your personal Facebook account.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      [Only in French] Viadeo is a professional social network used by over 40 million professionals in 226 countries worldwide.
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      • FreeOpen Source
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      Terminal-based Twitter Client with Streaming API support. Only supports Ruby 1.9 and later.

      Discontinued

      The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 1.0.2, released in May 2014, can be still downloaded from GitHub

      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      Real-time discussions with friends, photos, and groups.
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      • FreeProprietary
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      • Online
      • Firefox
      Have you ever wanted to send an article or long conversation over IM or post to Twitter, only to have it be over the character limit? That's what TinyPaste is for.
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    3. Jostle’s People Engagement® platform is helping organizations around the world become extraordinary. It creates connected & vibrant workplaces by engaging employees, enabling communication & driving workplace culture.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      • Online
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      • Chrome OS
      • iPad
      Zoho Connect is a team collaboration software that brings your team and the resources they need to a single platform. With a host of in-built tools and integrations with other apps, Zoho Connect simplifies your team's work and increases productivity.
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