Instant messaging is a useful tool for staying in regular contact with friends and family. However, one of the most frustrating elements of instant messaging is choosing the network you require as, unlike using a mobile phone, you might not be able to access your MSN contacts from your Yahoo account. There are ways around this though and one of the best alternatives is to us a multi-platform IM client that will enable you to access your contacts, irrespective of network.
Pidgin 2.3.1 is an intelligent multi-platform tool that enables you to chat to your friends or family on multiple IM networks simultaneously. Simply download this free application and your set to chat with anyone on almost any network.
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