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A Guide to Using Finch - Terminal-Based Chat Client

http://tuxarena.blogspot.com

Finch is a TUI (text user interface) IM client for Linux which uses libpurple, the same library on which the GNOME IM client Pidgin is based on. Usually, if you have Pidgin installed, you should have Finch too, unless Pidgin was compiled with the text interface option disabled.

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Pidgin 2.7.0 is released

http://pidgin.im

Pidgin is a chat program which lets you log in to accounts on multiple chat networks simultaneously. This means that you can be chatting with friends on MSN, talking to a friend on Google Talk, and sitting in a Yahoo chat room all at the same time. New release includes a ton of bug fixes, some new features, and a fix for a security issue.

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Five Power Tools for Pidgin

http://ostatic.com

Pidgin is a great GTK2-based instant messenger application that supports a bevy of protocols, including ICQ, Yahoo!, MSN, Jabber, and AIM. It's a terrific app in its own right, but when you add some of these power tools, Pidgin is even better.

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A Little Empathy For Pidgin

http://www.linux-mag.com

With the integration of the Telepathy framework into GNOME, most distributions are dropping the old instant messaging favorite Pidgin, for the new upstream application Empathy.

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Pidgin 2.6.0 Adds Voice and Video (Download Ubuntu .deb)

http://webupd8.blogspot.com

This release includes major changes and improvements:

Voice and Video support - Thanks to Mike Ruprecht and his Summer of Code project from 2008, libpurple now has a voice and video framework that can be used to add these features to our protocol plugins.

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Tweeting via Pidgin on Ubuntu

http://www.junauza.com

Pidgin is a multi-featured instant messaging desktop client that is very popular among Linux users. It supports a wide range of chat networks like Yahoo!, AIM, Google Talk, ICQ, and IRC. You can even send and receive SMS (Text Messages) for free via Pidgin. So if it can do all these, does it support everybody's favorite micro-blogging platform Twitter?--Yes it does.

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Download Pidgin 2.5.5 for Ubuntu (deb package)

http://webupd8.blogspot.com

Changes in Pidgin 2.5.5:

libpurple:
* Fix a crash when removing an account with an unknown protocol id.
* Beta support for SSL connections for AIM and ICQ accounts. To
enable, check the "Use SSL" option from the Advanced tab when
editing your AIM or ICQ account. (Paul Aurich)
* Fix a memory leak in SILC. (Luke Petre)

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New Release : Pidgin 2.5.3

http://www.ubuntugeek.com

Well, we finally kicked Pidgin 2.5.3 out of the nest, two days late. It's spreading its wings and flying.

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Linux speaks your instant messaging dialect

http://www.itwire.com

No matter your flavour of instant messenger (IM) client, Linux has you covered. With the open source program Pidgin you can talk freely.

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Pidgin : Multi-platform Instant messaging client ..almost perfect!

http://wddc.blogspot.com

Pidgin is almost perfect, it doesn't support Video and audio conversations. Actually it's planned by pidgin authors. We can imagine how difficult this task to accomplish with all messaging protocols but still as dark point of this software. It's also criticized for saving password in readable text files which could put the user privacy at risk but the authors are convinced that "they won't give a false illusion of security" by doing encrypted files ( because they can be broken too).

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Stretching your instant messaging wings with Pidgin

http://www.freesoftwaremagazine.com

Today, everyone uses a different instant messenger. Your boss may use Lotus Sametime, your colleague AIM, your friend Google Talk, and your kid Yahoo!

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The story (and the protocols) behind instant messengers

http://www.freesoftwaremagazine.com

There was a time when geeks were the only ones who used instant messengers. Not so now. Almost everyone, from high school students to Congressmen, have instant messaging accounts. Businesses use instant messengers like Lotus Sametime or Novell GroupWise within their companies. How did instant messengers get this far?

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aMSN steals Pidgin customers with domain mis-spelling

http://onlineapps.newsvine.com

Try going to pigdin.im. See what comes up. And how is aMSN "multiprotocol"?

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