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Don't believe the Skype!

Advantages: Very Easy to use, Cheap calls
Disadvantages: Not technically "free", Needs broadband, proprietary/closed format

Yes, I know. It's a bloody awful pun but I couldn't resist, and more to the point, it's so very true. Skype, perhaps the most famous of all the Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) providers, is only an innovation in so far as it's pretty good at penetrati ...

ChristopherEllis 14.06.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Skype.com

Sykpe - can 20 mio users be wrong?

Advantages: great quality, video calls possible, regular updates
Disadvantages: credit can only be bought in 10 Pound-steps

Skype - a word which is currently resounding throughout the land. Even more so, since Ebay has bought it up. But what exactly is Skype and is it really that great? I've been using Skype for a long time now and gave it a first try around 2004, when I wa ...

Silverblue85 28.11.2006 · Read full review
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Skype - Connecting People

Advantages: Free good quality calls at home and abroad.
Disadvantages: Doesn't work as well with slower internet connections

I've been using this wonderful piece of software for a while now and thought hey if anything deserves a review it's a 'revolutionary' piece of kit like this! Skype has been around for a while now so if you haven't heard of it or don't use it there is no e ...

coco_pixie 18.08.2009 · Read full review
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Excellent sound quality - it's time to skype

Advantages: perfect sound quality,easy to use, freeware, ad-free, no spyware
Disadvantages: broadband recommended, not running at Win9x computers

I am working in a company which is a distributor. So we also have some agents which are travelling around the country to visit customers. Every week are our agents for one day at home to do their home-office stuff. So mostly they're also calling us at the ...

PandaSven 20.02.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Skype.com

Skype me baby, Skype me!

Advantages: Call quality, free/very cheap calls, simple to use and set up.
Disadvantages: none apart from the need for broadband.

How many of us here have a home phone? How many of you have a mobile? Well, if you thought that was all you really need, there is a new phenomenon sweeping the net at the moment that looks like its going to prove to be the next big thing in communicatio ...

drewboy 07.02.2006 · Read full review
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