Zoom is a remote conferencing service that allows you to communicate with other people through video and audio calling, chat, online learning and webinars.
Omegle is a free online chat website that allows you to chat anonymously to strangers through text or video chat.
Snapchat is a messaging app that lets you send images, video or texts to friends. These images, video and text are only available for a short time before they disappear.
Blackboard Collaborate is a web video conferencing and webinar platform used for online teaching and learning.
Discord is a social chat platform commonly used by online gamers that is available on computers and mobile devices, and accessible via a web browser.
Edmodo is an online education platform and social network for teachers, students and parents who are participating in distance learning.
Facebook Messenger is a messaging app that lets you instant message, share photos, videos, audio messages and create group chats with your Facebook friends or phone contacts.
FaceTime is a video and audio calling app which comes free with all new Apple devices or can be purchased on older Apple devices.
Kik is a social messaging app that allows you to send and receive content to people and groups you know, as well as people and groups you don’t know.
LiveMe is a live streaming platform which lets you broadcast live video from your mobile device and view and comment on the broadcasts of other members.
Melon is a live video chat service that instantly and randomly pairs users with strangers from around the world.
Microsoft Teams is a communication and collaboration platform that allows you to group chat, run or join audio or video meetings or live events, make calls, store files and integrate with other apps.
PlayStation Network (PSN) is an online service that lets you connect with other online gamers, and purchase games and media via the PlayStation Store.
Second Life is a 3D virtual world created by its users who make their own avatars and are able to interact with other avatars, places and objects.
Signal is an encrypted private messaging app owned by the Signal Foundation. You can send messages, make audio and video calls, send voice notes, images and videos to your contacts which are secure, untracked and free.
Skype is an audio and video calling app that allows you to video chat, instant message and make voice calls with other people, anywhere in the world, in real time.
WeChat is a Chinese platform that is used world-wide. It combines social media posting, chat, messaging, video/voice and payment services in the one platform.
Wickr Inc. produces three secure messaging and collaboration apps called Wickr Me, Wickr Pro and Wickr Enterprise.
Xbox Live is an online service that allows you to connect and play with other gamers, primarily through the Xbox One and Xbox 360 consoles.