Top 5 Apps for international communication

For better, or worse, people are moving from place to place with a greater frequency than ever before. But technology can help you keep up with your friends, family, and colleagues. Check out our list of international communication apps to cut the cost of overseas calls and texts. 

1. What’sApp Messenger

What'sApp Android Store
The What'sApp logo. This app lets you text internationally for free.

What'sApp is an iTunes Store bestseller that lets you send texts, photos, and short video and audio messages internationally for free. With WhatsApp, you can also open group chat conversations with your contacts, add a chat icon, and even change the chat’s wallpaper. You can also send your location to contacts. The main draw back is that it doesn’t let you make calls.

Cost: $.99 to download

Compatibility: iOS and Android 

1 of 5
of stories this month > Get unlimited stories
You've read  of  free articles. Subscribe to continue.

Unlimited digital access $11/month.

Get unlimited Monitor journalism.