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Tox

(13 | 3.7)

Send messages, files, create groups and make Tox to Tox audio and video calls. Securely.

Privacy focused - Video Calling - Lightweight - Anonymity

Seth

6 years ago

I just gave Tox another spin a few weeks ago, and was very pleased at how reliably it made voice and video calls with two other non-technical users.I despise Skype, it has turned into such a buggy surveillance-grid piece sh*te, don't even get me started.Now there is a viable alternative that extends...

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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.

Tox is built with the idea that you can keep up with friends and family without having your privacy violated. While other big-name services require you to pay to unlock features, Tox is free in both price, and in liberty. That is, you’re free to do whatever you wish with Tox.

Some Tox binary official frontends:
- Windows: uTox updater, µTox, qTox, Toxy, Konv
- OS X: qTox, Poison, uTox, Toxic, Konv
- Linux: uTox, Toxic, qTox, Ricin, Konv
- Android: Antox, TrRiFA, Konv
- iOS: Antidote, Konv
- FreeBSD...

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The Universal Tox Client. A Tox client that runs on Android, iOS, Windows, Mac OSX, Linux, FreeBSD & the web. Written in JS using React & React Native / electron.
qTox. A Tox client developed in C++ with the Qt framework
uTox. A Tox client written in C using OS primitives to draw it's interface
Ricin. A Tox client written in Vala using the GTK toolkit.
Toxygen. A Tox client written in Python using the Qt framework.
Toxic. A Tox CLI client written in C. Uses ncurses for the ''UI''
Antox. A Tox client written in Scala for Android.
Antidote. A Tox client written in Obejctive-C for iOS.

Features

+ Privacy focused (42 )

+ Video Calling (14 )

+ Anonymity (4 )

+ Lightweight (4 )

+ Multiplatform (3 )

+ P2P Network (2 )

+ GPLv3 (2 )

+ Peer-To-Peer (2 )

+ Secure Chat (1 )

+ Voice Call (1 )

+ Night mode/Dark Theme (1 )

+ Share Your Screen (1 )

+ Encrypted Chat (1 )

+ Decentralized (1 )

+ Distributed (0 )

+ Video Conferencing (0 )

+ Anonymous Secure Filesharing (0 )

+ Client side encryption (0 )

+ Point-to-point encryption (0 )

+ Instant Messaging (0 )

+ Built-in player (0 )

+ White-labeled (0 )

+ Group Chat (0 )

+ No Tracking (0 )

+ No registration required (0 )

+ Security focused (0 )

+ End-to-End Encryption (0 )

Application Types

Video Calling (14 )

Encrypted Chat (1 )

Group Chat (0 )

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