Communicate instantly with your friends using avatars, PC-to-PC calling, and emoticons.
Though you only get a few extra useful features, WhatsApp Messenger is an excellent choice for sending free texts across platforms, even internationally.
If you need to keep your conversations discreet, or just want an extra layer of privacy, Wiper for Android and iOS can help out.
Download Facebook Messenger if you want the same robust chatting features from Facebook's Web site on your phone.
BlackBerry Messenger's scattered design and basic features keep it behind the competition.
Facebook Messenger is still the best way to chat with Facebook friends from your Android device.
If you're looking for stylish bag with a plethora of pockets that can also recharge your devices on the go, Timbuk2's Power Commute Messenger is exactly what you want.
According to a new report, you could see a boost of 15 percent or more just by switching to Facebook in your browser.
CNET's Jessica Dolcourt visited the Timbuk2 factory and personally designed a cool-looking bag. One winner gets to take it home this week.
Instead of wasting time by sending stickers to Facebook friends, challenge him or her to a game of chess.
Execs from companies like Dropbox, WordPress and Quora have all recently invested in Hike Messenger, a joint venture between Bharti Enterprises and Softbank.