Crucial apps for surviving the student summer

Nimbuzz or Palringo (instant messenger)

Both instant messengers are available to a wide variety of mobile devices, including BlackBerry, iPhone, Android, Nokia and Java supported phones. With this, it allows anyone to use an instant messenger on the go regardless of device type. What's best is that they are multi-protocol, allowing you to connect multiple accounts to keep in touch with the largest number of people possible - including Facebook.

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