About eBuddy

eBuddy is web and mobile messaging for everyone, everywhere! eBuddy processes over 17 billion messages per month and enables more than 30 million unique monthly users to exchange messages through its services.

eBuddy created the world’s first, independent, web browser-based instant messaging service as e-Messenger in 2003. The company was rebranded in 2006 from e-Messenger to eBuddy.

Since its founding, eBuddy has invested in a robust patent portfolio and has the following granted patents: US 7,730,144; US 8,356,070; US 8,700,713; US 8,037,212; US 8,510,395; US 8,230,135; US 8,402,179; US 8,806,084; and EP 1969786 as well as several pending patent applications.

eBuddy Chat enables millions of monthly global users with Facebook Chat, MSN, Google Talk, Yahoo Messenger, ICQ and AOL accounts to chat free of charge in one aggregated interface. eBuddy Chat is currently available on the Web and offers free mobile solutions for iOS, Android, J2ME and mobile Web-enabled devices.

XMS is a free, real-time messaging app for smartphones. Launched in March 2011, XMS offers unlimited smartphone messaging through one’s Internet connection. XMS is currently available for iOS, Android, BlackBerry, Nokia and Windows Phone 7 devices.

eBuddy is a privately-held company headquartered in Amsterdam.