Meebo Will Soon be Mostly Gone, But Not in the One Way That Matters Most

Meebo's taken a lot of heat from us lately, and not for nothing: As of July 11th, the plug will be pulled on the majority of the one-time social network and advertising company's services. » 6/11/12 11:40pm 6/11/12 11:40pm

Google Is Buying Meebo (Updated)

Meebo, onetime mobile chat king and current internet uglifier, has agreed to be acquired by Google. Details are sparse right now, but the purchase would make sense if Google's after Meebo as an ad platform. » 6/04/12 4:15pm 6/04/12 4:15pm

The Meebo Bar Is Now Slightly Less Terrible

Meebo's had a rough week. Not only did it get slapped around on this site, where I posted instructions for an easy way to banish the hated Meebo bar, but it also lost its account with the same day. » 4/27/12 11:58am 4/27/12 11:58am

How To Kill That Awful Meebo Bar Forever (Updated)

Have you noticed Meebo, that annoying bar on the bottom of some websites like's Big Picture, Men's Fitness, and Of course you have. It spits up ads and nags you to share stuff on Facebook while you're just trying to read. It's a website add-on increasingly used by publishers who hate their… » 4/25/12 11:00am 4/25/12 11:00am

Updated Meebo iPhone App Lets You Check In to Websites

In the updated Meebo iPhone app you can now click links or scan QR codes to virtually "check-in" (buzzwords, woohoo) to your favorite websites. There's also a real-time feed which will show Facebook, Twitter, and Meebo updates too. [iTunes] » 3/10/11 12:32pm 3/10/11 12:32pm

Meebo For iPhone Gets Retina Display Support and Multitasking

Meebo, the king of iPhone messaging apps, just got a new update bringing fast app switching and support for the iPhone 4's Retina Display. And it's still free! So go chat with someone already. [iTunes] » 10/08/10 9:20am 10/08/10 9:20am

Meebo Is the New King of iPhone Messaging Apps

There are some very good paid instant messaging apps for the App Store, and plenty of free options too. Meebo is the first that manages to be both, with almost no compromise. » 2/17/10 12:32pm 2/17/10 12:32pm

First iPhone 3.0 Apps Show Off New Functionality

To demonstrate the piles of new features and APIs included in iPhone OS 3.0, Apple brought along a few developers to show off their latest wares. Here's what they've got so far. » 3/17/09 1:20pm 3/17/09 1:20pm

Meebo Goes iPhone Compatible With the Best Fully Optimized Mobile IM…

We wrote about Meebo's iPhone compatibility right after the iPhone was launched—and it wasn't so great. Consider that a thing of the past. Meebo's just released an iPhone-only IM webapp that's just as good as Meebo for the desktop. We've actually tested it on our iPhones, and can say it's the best chat app on the… » 8/16/07 9:00am 8/16/07 9:00am