HydraIRC is a completely new IRC client that makes IRC a joy to use. Previously IRC has been only for the computer literate but HydraIRC makes IRC accessible to everyone and provides enough features to keep even the most demanding power-user happy.
HydraIRC has been designed from the ground up using state of the art tools (Microsoft VS.Net 2003), the latest in super responsive un-bloated GUI toolkits (Windows Template Library) and with multiple server support designed in from the start.
HydraIRC lets you connect to as many IRC servers, channels and users on as many different networks as you like so you can chat away to your hearts content.
IRC networks not only provide a place for friends to gather, but can also provide some of the best and most timely technical support available. Example: Got a php coding question, then join irc://irc.freenode.net/php and ask away!