Gabber is a Jabber client for GNOME. Jabber is a flexible distributed Open Source instant messaging system. It also happens to allow communication with other instant messaging systems, such as ICQ, AIM, Yahoo!, MSN, and even IRC. Gabber aims to implement quite a bit of Jabber's functionality while remaining easy to use.
AIM Sniff is a utility for monitoring and archiving AIM and MSN messages across a network. It can be used to monitor for cases of harassment or warez trading. It has the ability to do a live dump (actively sniff the network) or read a PCAP file and parse the file for IM messages. You also have the option of dumping the information to a MySQL database or STDOUT. AIM Sniff will also monitor for an IM login and then perform an SMB lookup on the originating computer in order to match NT Domain names with IM login names (handles).
WengoPhone is a multi-platform VOIP client sponsored and developed by WENGO and MBDSYS. The GUI part is Qt-based, and the Video-over-IP engine is based on the eXosip, oSIP, oRTP, and ffmpeg projects. The eXosip module is extended by a phApi module, which implements a high-level, easy-to-use call control API. WengoPhone supports PC-to-PC voice, video, and chat. One can use a standard SIP service provider such as Wengo to be assigned an incoming number, make calls to PSTN/cell phones, get voice mail, and more.
python-jabberbot is a Jabber bot framework for Python that makes it easy to write simple Jabber bots. One can use these Jabber bots to provide information about running systems, to make Web sites interact with Jabber-enabled visitors, or notify the bot owner about updates or changes that are monitored with custom Python scripts.
Off-the-Record (OTR) Messaging is a gaim plugin which allows you to have private conversations over the instant messaging system of your choice. It provides encryption, which prevents someone who intercepts your instant messages from reading them; authentication, which ensures that the correspondent is who you think it is; and perfect forward secrecy, which ensures that no previous conversation is compromised if you lose control of your private keys.
Ace Operator enables live click to chat service between company representatives and customers from the company Web site. It allows customers to contact live agents at the click of a button, engage in interactive chat-based conversation, and exchange information using multimedia content. It is an application for support and any kind of customer services over the Web.
Gizmo Project is a program that uses advanced VoIP technology to allow you to talk with your friends around the world. Gizmo Project uses your Internet connection to make calls to people using other computers. It is simple, and allows you to talk clearly and for as long as you want.