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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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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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ERIP Gets Letter of Interest for $61.4 Million Financing of Helios Power Asset Purchase
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Shopify Announces $100 Million Funding
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Nival Secures $6M Series A Funding From Almaz Capital
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Mediamorph Announces European Advisory Board Appointments
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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
While college students are typically among those family members requesting the biggest ticket items at the holidays, their holiday wish lists this year teem instead with items that offer experiential value or economic flexibility over brand-name goods

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
Digital Brand Media & Marketing Group, Inc. (OTCQB: DBMM) and VMS Holdings (VMS) have jointly announced an enhancement to the partnership relationship released to the press on August 18th coincident with Letter of Intent between the parties.

Almaz Capital Hosts International Visit to Silicon Valley
Almaz Capital, an early stage venture capital firm that connects and funds technology entrepreneurs with business interests in Silicon Valley, Russia and its surrounding countries, will host a delegation of Russian IT executives and startups during the week of November 10.

Multichannel Is a Finalist for the 2013 Red Herring 100 Global Award
Multichannel [www.multichannel.net] announced that it has been selected as a candidate for Red Herring's 2013 Top 100 Global award, a prestigious recognition honoring the year's most audacious and far reaching private technology companies and entrepreneurs from across the globe.

Gneo Comes to iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch
Keane and Able recently announced the launch of Gneo (www.gneo.co), a new gesture-based task prioritization app for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch that helps people manage their workflow effectively and meet their goals consistently. Gneo is the second productivity app from startup Keane and Able, makers of the popular app Any To Do.

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
DeviceLock, Inc., a worldwide leader in endpoint data leak prevention (DLP) software, today announced that their DeviceLock Endpoint DLP Suite has been verified as VMware Ready. VMware View users can now protect their virtual endpoints with the leader in endpoint DLP software.

DeviceLock(R) Endpoint DLP Software Achieves VMware Ready Certification
DeviceLock, Inc., a worldwide leader in endpoint data leak prevention (DLP) software, today announced that their DeviceLock Endpoint DLP Suite has been verified as VMware Ready. VMware View users can now protect their virtual endpoints with the leader in endpoint DLP software.

The Radicati Group Releases "Instant Messaging Market, 2012-2016"
The latest study by The Radicati Group, Inc., "Instant Messaging Market, 2012-2016," offers an in-depth analysis of the Instant Messaging market. Instant Messaging (IM) solutions provide real-time communication between two or more users on a network

Portlogic Systems Announces VOIP
Portlogic Systems Inc. (OTCBB: PGSY), a mobile and Internet software developer and kiosk solutions provider for electronic payments, marketing delivery and community communication systems, announced today the formation of a new subsidiary VOIP 1, Inc.

SOPAC Cellular Solutions Inc. Announces David F. Levy Has Joined the Company as CEO and New Business Focus
SOPAC Cellular Solutions Inc. (OTCBB: SOPC), SOPAC Cellular Solutions Inc. ("SOPAC") announced today that Mr. David F. Levy has joined the company as its new CEO, President, Secretary and Director. Mr. Levy boasts lifelong success as a technology executive, entrepreneur, and business-builder. Most recently Mr

Nimble & HootSuite Announce Integration to Close the Loop on Social Selling & Customer Engagement
Nimble, the pioneer of social relationship management, now integrates with HootSuite, makers of the market-leading social media management system. Now users can connect social media best practices to Social CRM capabilities, such as identifying, connecting and nurturing prospects; businesses can finally "close the loop" on social selling and customer engagement.

NextPlane Enables Unified Communications and Social Media Federation
NextPlane, Inc., (www.nextplane.net), the market leader in cloud-based federation services for unified communications (UC), now offers federation between UC platforms and public and enterprise social media services such as Twitter, Yammer, and Chatter. Now users on UC platforms can participate in social media feeds, and send private messages directly from their UC client.

Maestro Market Launches Online Platform to Connect People With Their Ideal Experts and Heroes
Maestro Market, a unique and first of its kind platform that connects people with their ideal experts, or even heroes, today announced its official launch. The new platform facilitates a variety of engagements (e.g., in person, using Skype, via telephone, etc

GENWI Wins 2012 Red Herring Top 100 Global Award
LOS ALTOS, CA--(Marketwire - December 04, 2012) -  GENWI (http://genwi.com), the cloud publishing leader that helps publishers to easily deliver their content to all mobile devices, today announced that it has won the prestigious Red Herring Global Top 100 Award

Silver Tail Systems Selected as a 2012 Red Herring Top 100 Global Winner
Silver Tail Systems, Inc., the leader in web session intelligence and behavioral analytics, today announced it has been named a winner for Red Herring's 2012 Top 100 Global award, a prestigious recognition honoring the year's most audacious and far reaching private technology companies and entrepreneurs from across the globe.

Gridstore Selected as a 2012 Red Herring Top 100 Global Award Recipient
Gridstore™, the leader in software defined storage solutions, today announced that the company has received the prestigious Red Herring Top 100 Global award in recognition of the leading private companies from North America, Europe, and Asia, celebrating these startups' innovations and technologies across their respective industries.

Tely Labs Goes Live With New Reseller Program for Innovative SMB Video Conferencing Solution
Tely Labs today announced its new telyPartner reseller program featuring the company's groundbreaking telyHD Business Edition (BE) video conferencing solution for small and medium businesses (SMBs)

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
DeviceLock, Inc., a worldwide leader in endpoint data loss prevention (DLP) software, today announced full support for President Obama's National Insider Threat policy for IT Security

Chil Announces ChilBox(TM) Wireless Bluetooth Speaker With Speakerphone in Colors
Chil, an innovator and developer of accessories for mobile devices, introduces the ChilBox Wireless Bluetooth Speaker with Speakerphone for mobile devices.

FASTCASE Launches; Unveils Patented iPad(R) Case Built to Improve Speed
FASTCASE, the case for speed, has unveiled a new case that dramatically improves the connection speed and performance of the iPad®. Consumers and executives use the iPad, the most popular tablet in the world, in a host of new scenarios

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
DeviceLock, Inc., a worldwide leader in endpoint data leak prevention (DLP) software, today announced that their DeviceLock Endpoint DLP Suite has been verified as Citrix Ready. XenApp users can now protect their virtual endpoints with the leader in endpoint DLP software.

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
NewTek announced today that "The X Factor" uses NewTek TriCaster™ 850 EXTREME™ portable live production and 3Play™ instant replay systems to power "The X Factor" live pre-show and backstage camera views

mediaFORGE Named One of Red Herring's Global Top 100 Tech Startups
mediaFORGE, a leading online behavioral targeting company, today announced it has been honored with Red Herring's Global 100 award, which recognizes the leading private companies from North America, Europe, and Asia.

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
Xfire (http://www.xfire.com), the world's leading social service for gamers with more than 19 million users, announces today that users of its popular gaming app can now easily capture and share videos of their game play directly to their YouTube channels in addition to Xfire.com. Xfire users have already captured over 5

CHAD Industries Installs Fully Automated Bond Shear Inspection Workcells
CHAD Industries announced today that it has installed multiple fully automated Bond Shear inspection workcells for 300mm wafer applications.

Let's Talk Occupy -- INFORUM to Discuss All Things Occupy Wall Street
The Commonwealth Club's INFORUM will host a live forum to talk about all things Occupy Wall Street at the Commonwealth Club's Office on Thursday, December 15

GlobalSCAPE's TappIn, Inc. Named a Red Herring Global Top 100 Winner
TappIn, Inc., the leading innovator in digital content access and file sharing for the mobile community has been selected as a Red Herring 2011 Top 100 Global award recipient, a prestigious recognition honoring the year's most audacious and far reaching private technology companies and entrepreneurs from across the globe.

AnyMeeting Offers an Easy Way to Connect and Spread Holiday Cheer With Video Conferencing
AnyMeeting, the completely free web conferencing and webinar service, today announced a festive use for its service with the holidays in mind. AnyMeeting's 6-way video conferencing feature allows users to connect with friends and family members who are in different locations at the same time and spread holiday cheer.

Algeria Wants Renewable Energy
In line with its focus on international business activities, solarhybrid AG intends to invest in Algeria's future and to construct large solar power plants. The North African country would like to install around 22,000 megawatts of renewable energy in the coming years, the largest share of which is to be generated from solar power plants.

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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