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Team chat with private rooms, file upload and link previews (alternative to Slack)

Miaou Open source - runs on io.js Basic features chat rooms: yes private rooms: yes support file upload: yes link previews: not sure Nice to have edition of past messages: yes markdown ...
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Team chat with native Android/iOS apps, all open source (alternative to Slack)

Here is a software recommendation for you as per the features mentioned by you. You can review the same and let me know if you have any query. I have not used it but hope so that all the features ...
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6 votes

Team chat with private rooms, file upload and link previews (alternative to Slack)

Kaiwa open source edition of sent messages no markdown support. But it may come sooner or later linking preview via oEmbed Using XMMP
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6 votes

Team chat with private rooms, file upload and link previews (alternative to Slack)

Rocket.Chat Open Source, Meteor alternative. Existing Features Free Open Source Software Hassle free MIT license BYOS (bring your own server) Multiple Rooms Direct Messages Private Groups Public ...
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5 votes

Team chat with private rooms, file upload and link previews (alternative to Slack)

Matrix (Pictured: Vector, one of many Matrix clients) Open, federated protocol with many server and client implementations. chat rooms + private chat rooms file uploads link previews: depends on ...
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Team chat with private rooms, file upload and link previews (alternative to Slack)

Let's chat open source no markdown support. But it may come sooner or later no editing of previous messages. Yet link preview/image embed. More on this Using XMMP
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4 votes

Team chat with private rooms, file upload and link previews (alternative to Slack)

Gitter.im needs a gihub account support markdown past messages can be edited before a certain delay clients for desktop and phones (iOS, Android) paid application with a free plan
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Team chat with private rooms, file upload and link previews (alternative to Slack)

Mattermost No limits on searching archive (vs. Slack requires subscription after 10,000 messages) Editing of past messages No markdown support. Yet Link preview (Youtube, etc) File upload Web only (...
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3 votes

Team chat with private rooms, file upload and link previews (alternative to Slack)

HipChat Not open source. Acquired by Atlassian a few years ago. XMPP based. Basic features chat rooms: yes private rooms: yes support file upload: yes link previews: yes hosted or on-premise: both ...
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3 votes

Telnet client for Android

Try Irssi ConnectBot: Free, open-source software Supports Telnet, SSH, and MOSH if you download the version that has the mosh patches Reputable, with over 1700 reviews on Google Play No ads No root ...
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Voice chat app that does not reveal my IP or other real-world details to other users

Discord is a great voice/text chat tool which has IP protection. The Android version can be found here: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.discord But its also available on the web, ...
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3 votes

Serial console to send hex-bytes (COM port)

Sparkfun recommends RealTerm for something like that. I came across RealTerm and this question looking for a similar software. I'm about to fire it up for the first time. I think this software is ...
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Email management tool for teams

Except for the integration with web platforms, I think you can pretty much do this with any reasonable mail client (e.g. Thunderbird) and a group IMAP account: Each group member configures two ...
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Creating readable polls with many time slots (Doodle-like)

http://whenisgood.net is an online scheduler program similar to Doodle with a streamlined interface. You can click on a timeslot to indicate it's free, or click and hold to indicate a range of ...
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Scrum workflow software

I haven't used it but you may take a look at the Axosoft Scrum tools. They have a wide variety of tools to automate and manage individuals and groups also. But I don't know about the GitLab and ...
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Donor-management software

CiviCRM looks like it might satisfy most or all of your requirements: open-source: Yes free: Yes scalable: Yes easy learning curve: ? cross platform (Mac/Linux/Windows): Yes track donors: Yes track ...
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2 votes

SaaS message board for a family (with pictures hosted too)

This sounds like the sort of thing that a closed community on Google+ would be ideal for, if you set up a closed community only those accepted into the circle would see the content: Each member has ...
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2 votes

Threaded or topic-centric group chat app?

We just released Princle, which is designed just for your use case! It fits all your requirements above except for the Android app part, which we are currently working on (right now Android users can ...
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Threaded or topic-centric group chat app?

Telegram is one of the many chat apps that supports groups. You can easily create a group chat on a particular topic and add as many people as you want to it. Only the people you add to a group chat ...
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Team chat with native Android/iOS apps, all open source (alternative to Slack)

Just to expand the playing field a little, what about IRC? There are thousands of open source implementations of IRC that could meet your requirements, though it may take a little more work than a ...
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2 votes

Android app to speak out of my wife's phone without having to call her

I recommend Voxer. Voxer allows you to send voice messages to each other. As long as you both have the app open, no action is needed to hear the other person. The free version even includes a "push ...
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Are there any PC to phone programs that supplies you a free phone number?

You can try Google Voice, www.google.com/voice. I'm not trying to sell you something but IZZY deleted my post because it did not contain enough details. Here are more details: Google Voice gives you ...
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Private Web app for a couple, similar to social networks and team communication tools (self-hosted & free/libre)

You can try Sandstorm: Required (no room for compromises) It must be free/libre software. - ✓ It must run on a GNU/Linux server (I’ll self-host it). - ✓ (only 64 bit) Everything must be private, ...
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Serial console to send hex-bytes (COM port)

I think that the things are very easy with Python as detailed in ReferenceDesigner. It will allow you to have greater control on what you want to send and you can create and change the script. ...
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Serial console to send hex-bytes (COM port)

Termite does support sending and receiving binary data. Go to Settings->Hex View. Then type 0xDEADBEEF or whatever in the input window.
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Public chat for virtual coworking

Slack may be the most suitable, if it doesn't have the functionality that you need out the box, then they do have plenty of add-ons that may be worth looking at.
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Paging app for teams

Is something like "OnPage" what you're looking for? If you don't know what that is, it is an incident alert management platform/app that allows you to send out alerts, incidents and services to a ...
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Last Skype versions on Windows & iOS without excessive large ads

Conversation advertisements and worsened UI came after Microsoft acquired Skype on 2011-05-11. Conversation advertisements were announced on 2012-06-13, so you should try Skype 6.3.0.105 or earlier ...
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Telnet client for Android

I have been used many of them but found this one is the best for me. It's simply, compact and direct to your job. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qb1sIatpUl0&feature=youtu.be the App download link ...
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Team social network, with collaborative inline PDF commenting

Free is BlaBlanet you can upload files and pictures and comment can be install us private social network. The theme work in a Mobile Phone you can have online in your server or in cloud . They have ...
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