SkypeMake phone calls from the Internet and chat online
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Written by Andrei David
Skype has been acquired and is now maintained by Microsoft. Like before, is a free program that allows to chat or discuss live with other people from your contact list. Is similar with Yahoo Messenger, but it has a larger popularity for audio and video calls because it offers a better quality of image and audio. Is often used for video conferences with large groups of people, talking and see each other live, in real time. Even televisions use this program to make live transmissions from different corners of the world where they cannot transport their technical equipment.
Using Skype you can send and receive files, use microphone and talk live with your relatives or friends, watch their webcam, make phone calls free for other Skype users. The program also allows to make phone calls to regular cellular networks, but you must pay for that.
Skype offers a tutorial and support to test and enable your audio (microphone, speakers) and video devices (webcam). Allows to organize your contacts and export or import as VCF list.
It supports emoticons, file transfer, messaging and can be used to chat or make phone calls anywhere in the world. The calls Skype to Skype are free.
You can view the history of the calls and search users with businesses around your interests. You can join public rooms and listen online conversations or join cast. Also, you can transfer a call in any moment . Send files or block unwanted users.
Call Forwarding means when you are not online and receive calls , Skype will redirect these calls to the desired number. You can save a number of minutes after than will forward the call. Voice Mail mean will send a reply if you are not able to respond to a message. You can allow anyone to contact you or just the persons from your address book.
Skype is software for calling other people on their computers or phones. The calls have excellent sound quality and are highly secure with end-to-end encryption. read more..
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By far the best chat-software out there. My friends and I are always chatting on it throughout the day. Great product, highly recommended!
It is very good tool to call by internet phone. It is useful and cheap.
It is very useful to call ISD. Calls are without interruptions and is working in the same time with web cam, live. Just great.