Line, like Skype, is a VoIP and instant messaging program that enables users to send and receive messages over their computer, and to make free voice and video calls. Line works with most versions of the Microsoft Windows operating system, and can be installed onto cell phones to provide an alternative to the phone providers network, as well as landlines and other calling solutions. Line offers an advanced and feature-rich instant message program and a high quality video call facility.
Users of Line software are also able to make use of a free text message facility, enabling them to send text messages to any cell phone for no charge. Additionally, users can initiate group chats and minimize the software as they talk, allowing them to converse with one or more friends and continue to browse the web, work or even watch a movie.
The software is very simple to set up and exceptionally easy to use, even more so when compared to its more popular rivals.