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Open source team messaging application with apps for Android, iOS, and Web
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What is Actor?

Actor is a platform for instant messaging. Actor provides features like large group chats; unlimited history storage; send/receive documents, photo, and video; authentication with one time password for phone number/email or OAuth2; easy integrations with external services.
Actor is a tool in the Group Chat & Notifications category of a tech stack.
Actor is an open source tool with 3.3K GitHub stars and 770 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Actor's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Actor?


13 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Actor.

Why developers like Actor?

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Actor's Features

  • File sharing
  • Limitless Groups
  • Mobile First

Actor Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Actor?
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Actor's Followers
32 developers follow Actor to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
Ankit Singh
Peter van Dam
Jim Sward
Yuanteng (Jeff) Pei
Roberta Doyle
Andrew Persad
Blake Mitchell