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Palringo to Stop Supporting 3rd Party IM Services

April 26, 2012 4 Comments

Palringo which is in public beta at the moment, has announced that they will no longer support 3rd party IM services like AIM and Gtalk.

Further in our move to focus on the features our users love – our community of groups – we have decided to pull support for 3rd party instant messaging services. We’ve noticed that the vast majority of you no longer use this feature and instead prefer to invite your existing friends to signup to Palringo, which is now easier than ever.

Again we appreciate that this might be sad news for some of you and we will endeavour to reply to any questions regarding this change.

Looks like they are going to concentrate on their own services and we wish them nothing but good luck. You can pick up the Beta on the marketplace for free right now as it still includes 3rd party services.

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We would like to invite you to try out our new public Beta for Palringo on Windows Phone 7. You can utilize all of Palringo’s core functionality including sending text, voice and photo messages to groups and friends.

Palringo is the leading cross-platform messaging app available on all major mobile devices as well as PC and Mac.

The Palringo Windows Phone 7 Beta allows you to stay connected and socialise with friends on iPhone, Android, BlackBerry, Windows Mobile, Java, Symbian, PC, and Mac, or build new relationships within our community of over 320,000 groups. These groups cover every area of interest from sport and entertainment to gaming and technology. You can even chat with your friends on other social platforms such as Facebook, Windows Live Messenger or Yahoo! Messenger.

Palringo Windows Phone 7 Beta is available in English for free.

Thanks Heatblast for the tip!

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  • Jeenius

    This is the death of Palringo…bring back the 3rd party support.

  • Kaveh

    Who is this “vast majority of users?” The only reason I was using Palringo was its support for 3rd party instant messaging services!

  • Balamiere

    I quite believe “the vast majority of users” are using Palringo for the sole purpose of using 3rd party instant messaging services.

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