Our first reaction to hearing about Moment was: isn’t most of this Facebook-posting stuff already in Mountain Lion anyway? The answer is, yeah, kinda. What makes Moment appealing is it allows you to post photos, text, and videos to Facebook while also tagging people and your location (if you want to) from one easy-to-use menu-bar applet.
Instant messaging used to be the most convenient way to have a conversation online. Then along came audio chatting to free us from all that typing. Today video chatting is the best way to feel directly connected to others over the Internet—it’s the next best thing to being there. And while iChat can pull off amazing video chats, it has two main drawbacks: It only supports video chats with up to four people, and it’s Mac only.