A backchannel or chat room can be used inside and outside the classroom for staff and students to network, ask questions and make comments.

any meeting

Completely Free
200 Attendees
Unlimited Meetings
Video Broadcasting
Screen Sharing
Application Sharing
Recording Hosting
Conference Calling
Public Profile
Social Media Integration
Text Chat
No Required Downloads

Babel with me

Communicate with anyone, anywhere in up to 45 languages. is a simple, free group chat that automatically translates your conversation as you type


Use internet desktop sharing, interactive whiteboards, instant messaging system, and live audio and video chat to conduct online web meeting that can be as collaborative and productive as in-person meetings. Plus save money, time and travel!

  • Use any web browser with no complicated downloads necessary to join any net meeting — all you need is free Adobe Flash Player runtime
  • multi point video conferencing technology supports multiple participants to interact via video and audio transmissions simultaneously
  • shared whiteboard
  • private or public

Buddy meeting

onference for up to 25 people

Login using their Google or Facebook login, instead of creating another userid. Within minutes you will realize this is the Best Free Web Conference software out there!

BuddyMeeting integration with Moodle
Tech work in progress to connect instructors and students, using Moodle Online classroom. Easy Tutoring on its way!

Since thousands of chat slang terms exist, it is impossible to know all of them. However, some slang terms are used far more often than others. Learning these common chat slang terms will help you interpret most online chat and text messages.



Chatzy is a good alternative to Facebook, Skype, Windows Live, and other messengers because:
Chatzy has no registration steps - your friends can join instantly
Chatzy is free and has no popup ads
Chatzy does not require Flash or any installation on your computer (= no spyware)
Chatzy works on all major browsers, with any language and through corporate firewalls
Chatzy is simple and easy to use


Free 3 seat room. Interactive whiteboard, upload presentations, video, audio and text chat.

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up to 25 people
FlashMeeting is an easy to use online meeting application, it allows a dispersed group of up to 25 people to meet from anywhere in the world with an internet connection. Typically a meeting is pre-booked by a registered user and a url, containing a unique password for the meeting, is returned by the FlashMeeting server. The 'booker' passes this on to the people they wish to participate, who simply click on the link to enter into the meeting at the arranged time.

Gixaw Chat

What Is Gixaw Chat?
Gixaw Chat is a web-based live chat tool that lets you create a chat site in just seconds. You get a 24/7 URL where you can invite friends, visitors, or colleagues to chat, collaborate, and share files.
Nothing To Install
You or your visitors don't need to download or install a thing. All you need is a web browser and an internet connection. It's as simple as visiting a web page. Sign up to get started.
Embed & Integrate
You can embed it into your site, blog, bulletin board or CMS. And integrate it with your existing member database. Not only this, you can even host a custom domain address like
Make notes and share ideason the Whiteboard


  • screen sharing
  • 250 viewers
  • share control
  • multi-monitor
  • chat
  • send files
  • viewer: iPad/iPhone or Android




- up to 10 people
external image mikogo.jpgThis is another one of those sites that seems to offer all the necessary support mechanisms you could imagine. Among the capacities listed on their website for PCs (more restricted for Macs) are:
  • Screen Sharing
  • Switch Presenters
  • Remote Control
  • File Transfer
  • Meeting Scheduler
  • Recording & Playback
  • Whiteboard
  • Voice Conferencing servic


create your own groups for work, teams, projects, or fun. Each with 250MB storage, free.
share docs, images, video


Real-time multi-user whiteboard
  • Image upload and download
  • Text chat with userlist
  • Crystal-clear live audio
  • No user or session limits
  • Popular with thousands of users
  • Be up and running in seconds
  • Invite others to your rooms
  • Scribblar works in all browsers
  • No lengthy downloads required


Shoutreel allows people to create literally a "one stop shop" for all their forum needs. They can access all the forums they want from one convenient location. There is no need to go to multiple places as Shoutreel provides a centralized hub for forums on all topics!
Reels are Shoutreel's solution to old school forums. They are lightweight, easy to create and simple to use. They can be customized and embedded into your blogs and websites. Some cool features they have are watching, stitching and changing privacy settings.

Easily add pics, vids and attachments
Users can easily insert YouTube and Vimeo videos and online images as well. There is also the ability to attach files (docs, videos, pics, etc.) from your computer.


no downloads, invite participants via email url chatroom, no login or use your twitter id, save coversation as text, send in an rmail or post to twitter


- Wysiwyg editor.


helps you embrace thebackchannel and connect with your audience in realtime.
Encourage the room to use the live stream to make comments, ask questions, and use that feedback to tailor your presentation, sharpen your points, and address audience needs.


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Used by educators all over the world, Voxopop talkgroups are a fun, engaging and easy-to-use way to help students develop their speaking skills. They're a bit like message boards, but use voice rather than text and a have a specialised user interface. No longer confined to a physical classroom, teachers and students of oral skills can interact from home, or even from opposite sides of the planet!
Anywhere. Anytime. .
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That's right! Voxopop talkgroups let you discuss your interests and passions with people from all over the world, using your real voice. It's a whole new way to talk online. Find talkgroups to join, or start your own and spread the word. Great for families & friends, interest groups, website owners, bloggers, podcasters and teachers. Start talking, it's FREE!
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Language learning
Conversation practice
Collaboration projects
Oral presentations


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Give presentations, host webinars, or conduct team meetings. Leave content available for access over time. external image cbox-collaborate.pngREVIEW & ANNOTATE
Upload, create, and collaborate on content with your team or customers. external image cbox-educate.pngEDUCATE & TRAIN
Create and upload course content for real-time and anytime collaborative learning.

Why Vyew?

  • Instant - No installations
  • Meetings are persistent and asynchronous
  • Interact with all types of content
  • Save, track and log activity


- Interview and record via web cam
- No software to install.
- Use webcams to interview or hold a conference, record the interview, and embed the video right away.
- Dual frames mean that you can record both people at the sa



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Ever wonder what your child is really saying online?
Well now it’s easy to find out with the all new Teen Chat Acronym and Text Abbreviation Decoder!
simple translation service. Just type in an abbreviation or emoticon :) and find out what it means to teens.


- Create your own chat room.