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This article was published on November 26, 2008

Nimbuzz, coming to an iPhone near you

Nimbuzz, coming to an iPhone near you
Boris Veldhuijzen van Zanten
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Boris Veldhuijzen van Zanten

Founder & board member, TNW

Boris is a serial entrepreneur who founded not only TNW, but also V3 Redirect Services (sold), HubHop Wireless Internet Provider (sold), and Boris is a serial entrepreneur who founded not only TNW, but also V3 Redirect Services (sold), HubHop Wireless Internet Provider (sold), and pr.co. Boris is very active on Twitter as @Boris and Instagram: @Boris.

Nimbuzz, the free calls & universal chat solution from Rotterdam, has just launched an iPhone app. You can get it in the Apple iPhone store or download it here. Since they partnered with StudiVZ over 10 million people login per day (making it more popular than Skype???) and they add 10,000+ new users every day.

I downloaded the app on my iPhone and the integration with social networks (MSN, Yahoo, Facebook, Myspace, StudiVZ, Hyves) and Chat networks (MSN, Skype, Google Talk, ICQ) is seamless. Just enter your account data for any network and all your contacts from those networks will show up. Calling/chatting with them is as easy as clicking their names.

The app also offers Landscape mode for chat which makes typing slightly easier when you are chatting.