GTalkSMS is described as 'enables you to control your android phone through Google Talk/XMPP (send/receive SMS, make calls, locate your phone via GPS, activate WLAN or Bluetooth, etc.)' and is an app in the Social & Communications category. There are more than 10 alternatives to GTalkSMS for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Android, Android Tablet, Mac and Linux. The best alternative is MyPhoneExplorer, which is free. Other great apps like GTalkSMS are Phone Amego (Paid), MAXS (Free, Open Source), Wammu (Free, Open Source) and floAt's Mobile Agent (Free, Open Source).
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- FMA (floAt's Mobile Agent) is a free powerful phone editing tool allowing users to easily manage all of the personal data stored in their phones, via a number of different... View 9 alternatives to floAt's Mobile Agent
The program is no longer updated. Last version, 2.1 Beta 4, released in February 2007, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.
- Free • Open Source
- DeskSMS forwards your text messages to your GMail, Google Chat, and DeskSMS Chrome and Firefox extension! And if you reply back, the recipient gets a text from your number! View 10 alternatives to DeskSMS
The app seems no longer maintained: it is no longer on Google Play Store and the site http://desksms.appspot.com/ doesn't work. The APK can be downloaded from http://www.clockworkmod.com/ and the source code can be found at https://github.com/ClockworkMod/DeskSMS
- Android Tablet
- Google Chrome