Tox is an instant messaging and video calling app that comes with end to end encryption. Tox is a free and open source software that is compatible with Windows, Linux, OS X, Android, iOS, FreeBSD, OpenIndiana, Sailfish OS. Tox allows users to connect with friends with a peer to peer connection. Tox also has the feature to connect and chat with stranger people. You can connect with stranger people, friends, join the chat and send big or encrypted files. The tox also has the feature of group messaging and voice and video call conferencing.
With the rise of widespread government monitoring programs, Tox is an easy to use application that allows you to connect with friends and loved ones without anyone else listening in.
Tox is built with the idea that you can keep up with friends and family without having your privacy violated. While other big-name services require you to pay to unlock features, Tox is free in both prices, and in liberty. That is, you’re free to do whatever you wish with Tox.
Some Tox binary official frontends:
– Windows: uTox updater, µTox, qTox, Toxy, Konv
– OS X: qTox, Poison, uTox, Toxic, Konv
– Linux: uTox, Toxic, qTox, Ricin, Konv
– Android: Antox, TrRiFA, Konv
– iOS: Antidote, Konv
– FreeBSD: uTox, qTox, Toxic, Konv