Open Source iChat Alternatives
iChat is described as '(formerly iChat AV) is an AOL Instant Messenger (AIM), MobileMe, ICQ and XMPP client by Apple Inc. for their Mac OS X operating system'. There are more than 10 alternatives to iChat for various platforms. The best alternative is Jitsi, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like iChat are Adium (Free, Open Source), Psi+ (Free, Open Source) and Fire (Free, Open Source).
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- Fire is a multi-protocol instant messenger client for Mac OS X based on freely available libraries for each service. View 38 alternatives to Fire
The project is no longer developed. Last version, 1.5.6, released in February 2006, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.
- Free • Open Source