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Communication Innovation Internet Security & Privacy Software & Hardware Technology

One to watch: Skype VoIP

Much has happened since my review of Skype. Since then, Computex 2005 in Taipei has seen the introduction of a number of VoIP-compliant telephone handsets, several of which offering Skype compliance. For a company like Skype, who clearly have major ambitions, this is something more than a simple nod of recognition. This is a service […]

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Communication Microsoft Software & Hardware Technology Usability

All fingers and thumbs

“Jay Leno did a text off between two text messengers and two Morse coders (Here’s a video in Microsoft Windows Media format). The Morse coders handily beat the young whippersnappers with time to spare .. It might be a fun phone app to make a Morse code messenger, if you kept your headset in and […]

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Business Communication Internet Review Software & Hardware Technology

Product Review: Skype VoIP client

A test of the popularity of a buzz word or an acronym is when your parents start using it. Usually, they pronounce the thing wrong and you have a little giggle and no harm done. Enter then, VoIP, or Voice over IP, which in itself is a compound acronym, where IP means Internet Protocol. But […]