Toxygen Alternatives

    Toxygen is described as 'is powerful cross-platform Tox client written in pure Python3' and is a Encrypted Chat App in the Social & Communications category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Toxygen for a variety of platforms, including Android, Linux, Mac, Windows and iPhone. Most alternatives are Encrypted , Instant Messengers and Video Chat Apps. The best alternative is Signal, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Toxygen are Tox (Free, Open Source), Bitmessage (Free, Open Source), FluffyChat (Free, Open Source) and qTox (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Nov 26, 2021

    1. Signal is a messaging app with an unexpected focus on privacy, combined with all the features expected from a modern IM app. Signal has received a lot of praise from all around the world for its security and privacy-respecting technologies.
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    2. With the rise of widespread government monitoring programs, Tox is an easy to use application that allows you to connect with friends and loved ones without anyone else listening in.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
      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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    3. FluffyChat is an open, nonprofit and cute matrix messenger app for Ubuntu Touch, Android and iOS. Open Opensource and open development where everyone can join. Nonprofit FluffyChat is donation funded. Cute ? Cute design and many theme settings including a dark mode.
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    4. A Qt graphical user interface for Tox.
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    5. Chat, browse and transact securely in an open source community committed to bringing the power of Ethereum and a more distributed internet to your pocket.
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    6. Antox is an Android client for Tox. It aims to bring the full multimedia support Tox offers to your device, although it's still currently in heavy development.
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      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      Olvid, the most secure messaging app in the world. Olvid guarantees the total and definitive confidentiality of exchanges, relying solely on the mutual trust of interlocutors. For the first time, security does not rely on trusted servers.
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    7. TorChat is a peer to peer instant messenger with a completely decentralized design, built on top of Tor's location hidden services, giving you extremely strong anonymity while being very easy to use without the need to install or configure anything.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed since 2014. Last version, 0.9.9.553, released in September 2012, can be still downloaded from GitHub.

    8. µTox is the lightweight client with minimal dependencies; it not only looks pretty, it runs fast!
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