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Native Viber Client Published For Linux

Free Software

Published on 26 August 2013 12:05 AM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Free Software
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Viber Media has released a native Linux client of their popular software for making free calls, texts, and picture sharing. The free Viber service is now officially supported on Fedora and Ubuntu, among other Linux distributions.

Viber is a very popular free calling/texting platform that doesn't require registrations and already has been supported on Windows and OS X as well as mobile operating systems not including iOS and Android but even Windows Phone, Blackberry, Nokia, and Bada. At long last, the Linux desktop has finally been supported so users no longer need to rely upon the Windows Viber program with Wine.

Here is the Linux product page for those wanting to download this native Linux Viber client.

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Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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