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Viber Desktop 4.0 Brings Official Linux Support

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Published on 19 November 2013 03:57 PM EST
Written by Michael Larabel in Free Software
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We knew it was coming and yesterday it officially arrived: Viber 4.0 is out on the desktop and it officially supports Linux.

Viber is a fastly-growing VoIP application that supports free text messaging, free calls, and other social services. Viber is free to use and doesn't require any registration process. Viber has been available for Windows, OS X, iOS, Android, Windows Phone, and even BlackBerry and Nokia platforms, while with the 4.0 release yesterday it officially supports Linux.

Back in August I wrote about the Viber Linux client originally appearing while now it's been officially released as part of version 4.0.

Those interested in fetching Viber 4.0 for Linux can stop by Viber.com.

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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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