If none of the available instant messaging clients for the iPhone haven't been able to win you over, you may want to check out Meebo instead – it's available right now for download on the App Store. Allowing you to use just about any IM service right now, Meebo is touted as exuding a simple and sleek style that will allow you to start chatting with friends quickly. It also includes push notifications to constantly keep you in contact with your active conversations if you were to exit out of the application. One of the neat features of Meebo is its ability to search the chat history and to switch between open conversations simply by performing a left or right swiping motion
. Although it allows you to utilize a variety of instant messaging services, Skye is noticeably missing from the offerings – so you'll have to look elsewhere for that. So give it a shot if you've been let down by other similar apps in the past.