Discover the 6 best programs and services to make videoconferences
Yugma offers free teleconferencing with up to 10 participants. It is compatible with Windows, Mac and Linux. The number of participants can be extended to 500, with some advanced payment features.
Viber is a popular mobile application similar to whatsapp that also has a program for Windows to call mobile, chat or make video calls also from your computer. Thanks to VoIP technology you can call for free from your PC with good sound quality
CQPhone follows the VroIP voice protocol (voice over IP) and allows you to talk on the phone, video conferencing or chat. It offers good audio and video quality, is easy to use, free and has a nice design that simulates a traditional phone.
OoVoo counts with more and more users and starts to shade the popular Skype, it allows to make videoconferences for free of up to 12 users. It runs its own P2P servers so it offers very good picture quality. You can also send text, voice, video, phone or SMS messages, upload your videos automatically to Youtube and much more.
Hangouts has replaced Google talk with Google’s instant messaging service. You can use hangouts from Gmail, Google+ or Google Chrome and chat or video call with your contacts easily, or send messages if they are not online.
Skype is the most used program worldwide for video conferencing or video calls and send instant messages. The successor of Messenger allows you to communicate with your friends or family through the PC, smart phone, smartv or MAC. Video calls are free and up to 10 people can participate. You can also chat with your messenger or facebook contacts. It stands out for its excellent quality of image and sound and ease of use.