Voice, Video & Text Chat Tools

Zoom <https://zoom.us/> -- video/audio/text web conferencing for meetings; with recording, screensharing; unlimited time for 1-on-1 conferences; 40-minute limit for groups of 3 or more; multiple webcams can be used; app Zoom Cloud Meetings can be downloaded for Android, iOS, and Windows.

Google Hangouts <https://hangouts.google.com/> -- text, voice, messaging; group chat up to 100 people; group voice or video call up to 10 people; can be synched with mobile devices (Android, iOS systems)

BigBlueButton <http://bigbluebutton.org/> -- video/voice (VOIP) conferencing tool with recording function; includes whiteboard, desktop sharing, presentation, web cam

Skype <http://www.skype.com>

iVisit <http://www.ivisit.com> -- offers video conferencing and collaboration solutions for PC, Mac, and Windows Mobile phones

Google Voice -- access of Google Voice account right from  iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch; free text messages to US phones and low-rate international calls; download from iTunes

YahooMessenger <http://messenger.yahoo.com

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