Psyced Alternatives

    Psyced is described as 'This is psyced, a scalable multi-protocol multi-casting chat, messaging and social server solution to build decentralized chat networks upon, released as free software. Powerful, not bloated, not too hard to get into'. There are more than 10 alternatives to Psyced for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Linux, Windows, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is Jitsi, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Psyced are Jami (Free, Open Source), ChatSecure (Free, Open Source), Adium (Free, Open Source) and Bitmessage (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Dec 16, 2020

    1. Jitsi (previously SIP Communicator) is an audio/video and chat communicator with full encryption that supports protocols such as SIP, XMPP/Jabber, ICQ/AIM, Windows Live, Yahoo!, GTalk/Hangouts extensions, as well as OTR, ZRTP, etc.
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    2. Jami (formerly GNU Ring, SFLphone) positions itself as a potential free Skype replacement Open Source and cross-platform. Jami gives you a full control over your communications and an unmatched level of privacy.
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    3. ChatSecure is a free and open source messaging app that features OTR encryption over XMPP. You can connect to your existing accounts on Facebook or Google, create new accounts on public XMPP servers(including via Tor), or even connect to your own server for extra security.
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    4. Adium is a free and open source instant messaging application for Mac OS X, written using Mac OS Xs Cocoa API, released under the GNU GPL and developed by the Adium team.
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      Bitmessage is a P2P communications protocol used to send encrypted messages to another person or to many subscribers. It is decentralized and trustless, meaning that you need-not inherently trust any entities like root certificate authorities.
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    5. The goal of Gajim is to provide a full featured and easy to use XMPP client. Gajim works nicely with GNOME, but does not require it to run. It is released under the GNU General Public License.
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    6. Anonymous instant messaging for real privacy.

      Discontinued

      Last commit on GitHub is on August of 2017

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      is the open standard for messaging and presence. XMPP powers emerging technologies like IoT, WebRTC, and social.
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      An instant messaging application for Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X that connects to the free, open XMPP network.
    7. Walkie is a better way to communicate for distributed teams that don't want to spend all day in dry text channels. Voice Only A voice only communication tool that enables teams to communicate with emotion and purpose. Distraction Free
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