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Skype is a leading instant messaging software. It is a winner of the Asia Top 100 Award presented by the Red Herring Magazine.

Skype is used for 1 to 1 communication by education institutions such as eChineseLearning where the teacher will provide each student a personalized study plan to meet his or her specific needs.

Other compatible products

PrettyMay is the provider of Windows-based Skype PBX and Gateway products. The Skype PBX Gateway solution is powered by Sangoma Technologies Corporation A200 and B600 series analog cards and is equipped with the Sangoma voice cards. The gateway integrates seamlessly with existing PBX systems, as well as with external legacy networks.

Disadvantages

Reports say usage of Internet-telephony is making police crippling to fight against terrorism

Timeline

  • February 2009: Skype and Nokia partners to integrate Skype into Nokia devices.
  • September 1, 2009: Skype Technologies S.A. and an investor group led by Silver Lake announced today that they have signed a definitive agreement in which the investor group will purchase a 65 percent interest in Skype Technologies from eBay (Nasdaq: EBAY) for approximately $1.9 billion in cash, in a transaction valuing Skype Technologies at $2.75 billion. eBay will retain the remaining 35 percent equity interest in Skype.

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Nectar's Unique Unified Communications Management Platform Awarded 2015 INTERNET TELEPHONY Skype for Business Pioneer Award
Nectar Services Corp., a leader in the development and deployment of proactive network monitoring and management software for the Unified Communications (UC) industry announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has awarded Nectar's Unified Communications Management Platform (UCMP) a 2015 INTERNET TELEPHONY Skype for Business Pioneer Award.

Celebrate Star Wars Culture With Adorama and the New York City Screenwriters Collective on December 22nd
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Adorama Unveils Top 10 Best-Selling Digital Cameras, 4 Pro Best-Sellers of 2015
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Flashpoint Expands R1 Radio System Line With Two New Transceivers, Exclusively From Adorama
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Before CEOs Pop the Question, They Need to Understand Why Most Mergers Fail and the Secret Behind Those That Succeed
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CORRECTION - College Marketing Firm Fluent Adds Five New Team Members
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Frost & Sullivan Awards Nectar Services Corp. Top Honor for Proactive UC Network Management and Monitoring
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Latest Player in 4K Action Camera Market, Z Camera E1 Is a Tech Lover's Dream; Now Available From Adorama
Adorama, one of the world's largest photography, video, audio, imaging and electronics retailers, has announced that it has partnered with Z Cam, the latest player in the 4K action camera market, to launch the world's smallest micro four-thirds 4K UHD camera, the E1 Camera.

College Marketing Firm Fluent Adds Five New Team Members
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Canon Partners With Adorama for Canon's "5 Days of Christmas" Scavenger Hunt Event in New York City
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Chem-Dry Ramps up for Rapid Expansion in India
The Chem-Dry carpet cleaning franchise is rapidly expanding into India. The International Monetary Fund recently reported that India is expected to retain its current status as the world's fastest-growing economy for the next several years.

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Receive Up to $300 Cash Back Bonus After Trading Up to a Microsoft Surface Pro 4 at Adorama
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Upgrade to a New Dell Notebook Computer and Get Up to $300 in Cash Back From Adorama
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PropertyGuru Acquires RumahDijual, One of Indonesia's Leading Property Sites
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Nest Products Now Available at Adorama
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3Pod Announces Brand New Photo and Video Tripods, Monopods, Ballheads and Video Heads for the Working Shooter
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Black Friday Deals at Adorama Extended Through December 6th for VIP Shoppers
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Web Summit, World's Most Important StartUp Event, Comes to India as SURGE
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PowerPlan Selected as a 2014 Red Herring Top 100 Global Award Winner
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APRIL's Jason Schreier Expounds on Differences Between U.S. Insurance Market Versus Mature European Market
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University of North Georgia Cadet No. 1 in Nation
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Monaca Selected as 2014 Red Herring Top 100 Global Winner
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Actiance Announces Enhanced Voice Recording for Microsoft Lync 2013
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Adorama "Capturing the Action" Event Launches New Canon EOS 7D Mark II Game Changer and Kicks Off Series of Red Carpet Events
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Whitepages Pro Now Identifies Every Phone Number in North America
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Smart Watering System From Blossom Adapts to Local Weather, Conserves Water and Drives Cost Savings
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ERIP Gets Letter of Interest for $61.4 Million Financing of Helios Power Asset Purchase
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Media Availability: 5,000 Law Enforcement Leaders Urge Funding for Home Visiting to Address 600 Percent Rise in Incarceration of Women
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Mid-Term Elections and College Millennials: Fluent Mid-Term Election Survey Shows Students Don't Vote for One Key Reason (and It's NOT Because They Don't Care)
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Rdio Brings Personalized Internet Radio & On-Demand Music Subscription to Windows Phone 8.1
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Hightower Raises $2.12 Million Seed Round With Mission to Modernize the Commercial Real Estate Industry
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Mindpix (MPIX) Adds Social Commerce to Multi-Platform Media Services Offering
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Blue Jeans Network Reveals the State of the Modern Meeting Is Face-to-Face, No Travel Required
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Alzheimer's Foundation of America Introduces Two Caregiver-Focused Chats
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Shopify Announces $100 Million Funding
Shopify, the leading ecommerce and retail platform used by over 80,000 businesses today announced the closing of a $100 million Series C investment. The investment is led by OMERS Ventures and Insight Venture Partners, with participation from Bessemer Venture Partners, FirstMark Capital, Georgian Partners, and Felicis Ventures

Nival Secures $6M Series A Funding From Almaz Capital
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Mediamorph Announces European Advisory Board Appointments
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 10, 2013) - Mediamorph, the leading cross-platform media and entertainment intelligence and analytics firm, today announced the appointment of its new European Advisory Board

NextPlane Launches Microsoft Office 365 Federation Service
NextPlane, the leading provider of B2B UC Collaboration and Federation Services, announced that its UC Exchange Service provides support for the Microsoft Office 365 service

Creative Introduces a Market Game-Changer: the Versatile, Powerful, Fun, and Intelligent Sound BlasterAxx(TM) AXX 200
SINGAPORE--(Marketwired - December 05, 2013) - Creative Technology Ltd today announced a product that would radically transform the wireless speaker market: the new Sound BlasterAxx™ AXX 200 functions as a full-fledged Sound Blaster and a portable, powerful NFC wireless speaker rolled into one

TurboSite Plus and TurboSite Pro With Subscriptions Introduced
IMSI®/Design, a pioneer in mobile solutions for AEC, today introduced TurboSite Pro v2 and TurboSite Plus v2, extending the TurboSite family of products and adding a subscription payment option to the line-up.

Access Mobile Co., Ltd. Selected as a 2013 Red Herring Top 100 Global
Access Mobile Co., Ltd., announced that it has been selected as a winner for the 2013 Red Herring Top 100 Global, and recognized as one of the most promising ventures to lead the future technology at the Red Herring Global forum in Los Angeles on November 20th.

Fluent Unwraps College Students' 2013 Holiday Wish List
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InMage Systems Named a 2013 Red Herring 100 Global Award Winner
InMage has been named to the 2013 Red Herring Global 100 list of the world's top private technology companies.

Spondo Wins Red Herring Top 100 Global Award
Spondo (http://spondo.com), a world leading social broadcasting platform, was today announced as the winner of the 2013 Red Herring Top 100 Global Award. Widely recognized as one of the industry's highest distinctions, the Red Herring Global Award honors the best private technology companies from Asia, Europe and the Americas.

Multichannel.Net Selected as a 2013 Red Herring Top 100 Global Winner
Red Herring announced its Top 100 Global in recognition of the leading private companies from North America, Europe, and Asia today, celebrating these startups' innovations and technologies across their respective industries.

DBMM's Partner VMS Releases New Technology Roll Out and DBMM Public Market Update
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Almaz Capital Hosts International Visit to Silicon Valley
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Multichannel Is a Finalist for the 2013 Red Herring 100 Global Award
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Gneo Comes to iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch
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Stratoscale Raises $10 Million From Battery and BVP to Re-Think the Data Center
Stratoscale, a company developing new virtualization technology to dramatically improve the performance and efficiency of large data centers, announced it has raised $10 million in Series A financing from Battery Ventures and Bessemer Venture Partners (BVP). Following the investment, Scott Tobin, general partner at Battery Ventures and Adam Fisher, partner at BVP will join Stratoscale's board.

UPDATE: DeviceLock(R) Endpoint DLP Software Achieves VMware Ready Certification
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DeviceLock(R) Endpoint DLP Software Achieves VMware Ready Certification
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The Radicati Group Releases "Instant Messaging Market, 2012-2016"
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Portlogic Systems Announces VOIP
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SOPAC Cellular Solutions Inc. Announces David F. Levy Has Joined the Company as CEO and New Business Focus
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NextPlane Enables Unified Communications and Social Media Federation
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Maestro Market Launches Online Platform to Connect People With Their Ideal Experts and Heroes
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GENWI Wins 2012 Red Herring Top 100 Global Award
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Silver Tail Systems Selected as a 2012 Red Herring Top 100 Global Winner
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Gridstore Selected as a 2012 Red Herring Top 100 Global Award Recipient
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Tely Labs Goes Live With New Reseller Program for Innovative SMB Video Conferencing Solution
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MobileDay Launches on iPad, Including Skype Audio and VoIP Support for One-Touch Access Into Any Meeting
MobileDay, the essential mobile business app for instant one-touch access into any meeting, today announced its availability on the Apple iPad and several new features, including Skype audio support and VoIP support for Talkatone, giving users even more ways to instantly and easily join meetings from their mobile phones and tablets.

DeviceLock(R) Announces Support for President Obama's Insider Threat Policy
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Chil Announces ChilBox(TM) Wireless Bluetooth Speaker With Speakerphone in Colors
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FASTCASE Launches; Unveils Patented iPad(R) Case Built to Improve Speed
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DeviceLock(R) Provides Data Leak Prevention for Skype Communications
DeviceLock, Inc., a worldwide leader in endpoint data leak prevention (DLP) software, today announced that their Endpoint DLP Suite software v7.2 delivers comprehensive control over Skype communications from corporate endpoint computers to prevent insider data leaks via this globally popular service

DeviceLock(R) Endpoint DLP Software Achieves Citrix Ready Certification
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NextPlane Now Offers Free Google Federation
NextPlane, Inc. (www.nextplane.net), the market leader in cloud-based federation services for unified communications (UC), is now offering free Google federation to organizations using Microsoft OCS, Microsoft Lync, or IBM Sametime. NextPlane shortens the time it takes to setup federation with Google to less than a day, and eliminates the hassle of installing and configuring an XMPP gateway

Gulf Air Marks 31 Years of Service to the Indian Capital
Bahrain’s national carrier Gulf Air today marked its successful 31 years of service to New Delhi reinforcing its longstanding relationship with the country. On the occasion, the airline also unveiled its new A321 aircraft featuring full flatbed seats, for the first time in its class, on India routes

"The X Factor" Uses NewTek to Power Interactive Second Screen Experience
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mediaFORGE Named One of Red Herring's Global Top 100 Tech Startups
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GETTYS, a Chicago-Based Hospitality Design Firm, Announces Design Completion for the Westin Abu Dhabi Resort & Spa
GETTYS, a leading global hospitality design, procurement, branding and development firm, completed the interior design for the new Westin Hotel Golf Resort and Spa, Abu Dhabi. Operated by Starwood and owned by the Abu Dhabi-based development company, Tourism Development & Investment Company (TDIC), it is the second Westin hotel in the United Arab Emirates.

Xfire Launches New Feature to Allow Gamers to Capture In-Game Video and Share to Their YouTube Channels
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CHAD Industries Installs Fully Automated Bond Shear Inspection Workcells
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Let's Talk Occupy -- INFORUM to Discuss All Things Occupy Wall Street
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GlobalSCAPE's TappIn, Inc. Named a Red Herring Global Top 100 Winner
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AnyMeeting Offers an Easy Way to Connect and Spread Holiday Cheer With Video Conferencing
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Algeria Wants Renewable Energy
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Syrian security forces taking protesters' families hostages to crush dissent: Activists
Syrian security forces are threatening families of anti-government protesters and holding them as hostages, activists based in the country's Deraa province have said.yrian citizens said security forces are targeting families of those people, who are in their wanted list.

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