Chatango

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2012-12-19 16:00:08
So Long, Meebo: Virtual Reference & Chat Options for Libraries
Chatango
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Websitehttp://chatango.com/
Last update2012-12-19 16:00:08
Pricing
PriceFree
Free trial periodNo N/A
Features
Cross-platformAll major browsers
Networks supportedNone
Concurrent operators1 per room; can create unlimited rooms
Flash-basedYes
Chat transcriptsYes
LibAnswers/Guides integrationNo
SMSNo
Twitter integrationNo
EmbeddableYes
Mobile-friendly widget- Flash rules out iOS
Customizable appearanceYes
Multiple queuesNo
Transfer chatsNo
Stats/report generationNo
Custom APIsNo
Local client availableNo
File attachmentNo
AdsYes in user profiles
Audio/video- uses Adobe Flash
Customizable notifications- Yes, with free MessageCatcher download (Windows only)
Privacy features"We do not read private one-on-one conversations that occur in Chatango...We do store your IPs, and use cookies to identify users, just like every other site in the world. When you send a message in a group chat, your IP address is visible to the chat owner and to the chat moderators, that the chat owner creates. We don't store your passwords, just their HMAC's. We do not store any credit card numbers when you support Chatango. We do not sell your email addresses to spammers or marketing agencies. And there is no spyware and no adware in MessageCatcher."
Customer supportNo
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  • Creative Commons License CC-BY-SA 3.0 / GNU FDL