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netTALK DUO now on sale at NewEgg.com

04/12/2011, netTALK, the VoIP digital phone service has just announced that the netTALK DUO device is now on sale at NewEgg.com – one of the biggest online merchants in the world. netTALK DUO is a device that allows users to make use of netTALK’s VoIP service...

Fix the chat style for Skype for Mac

04/01/2011, As many users will agree, the Skype for Mac client is in need of a UI overhaul, especially in the chat style department. It looks like Skype has listened to the complaints and are actually going to do something about it. For the next version of Skype,...

World’s first Skype phone booth in Estonia

03/28/2011, Now that we all have Skype on our mobile phones, you would think that there would be no need to Skype from our computers or anywhere else. Well the folks in Estonia don’t think so. They have installed the world’s first Skype phone booth in the...

Skype 5 for Mac supports group video chat

01/27/2011, Skype has updated the Mac version of its VoIP program with the release of Skype 5 for Mac. The latest version offers Skype group video calling for the first time (on a Mac) and supports as many as 10 simultaneous people chatting in an iChat-style...

Call button appears on Facebook’s messaging system?

01/27/2011, We’ve long been hearing rumors of voice calls within Facebook, possibly with some integration with Skype. Now a leaked picture seems to show a “Call” button appear in the Facebook messaging system. The button apparently appeared for a brief moment...

Viber updated to v1.1, adds call quality indicator

01/24/2011, Viber is a very useful iPhone app for making free calls to friends on the same service using a data connection. Of course, no service is perfect and sometimes you’re limited by the quality of the data connection that you’re using. Now Viber has...

Skype downtime clarified – problem with supernodes

12/23/2010, For those of you who are affected by Skype’s downtime, fret not, help is on the way. According to a blog post on the official Skype blog, Peter Parkes, Skype’s blogger-in-chief announced that the downtime is caused by their supernodes going...

Skype is Down

12/22/2010, We noticed that Skype is down, and according to the real-time chatter on the web, we’re definitely not the only ones. If you can’t use Skype – you’re not alone!  Skype is indeed working to resolve the situation, according to a...

EXCLUSIVE: Tango, Cross-Platform Mobile Video Calling Over 3G

09/30/2010,   When the entrepreneurs behind Tango, a mobile video-calling startup, founded their company a year ago, there wasn’t any competition to speak of. Based in Palo Alto, Calif., five miles from Stanford’s campus, Tango’s 17 engineers...

Facebook And Skype To Improve Chat Integration

09/29/2010, You might not be too fond of the Facebook Chat instant messaging service, but word is going around that Facebook and Skype are gearing up to announce a deal that will see Skype accounts integrated with Facebook Connect, allowing Facebook friends to...

fringOut Offers Worldwide Calls From Your Mobile From 1c/min

09/19/2010, The VoIP game is heating up. We already know of SkypeOut that allows Skype users to make landline calls and now fring has joined the party with the announcement of its fringOut service that also allows users to make phone calls to land line and cell phone...

MagicTalk Software To Offer Free Calls In The US And Canada

08/15/2010, Most of us have already heard of magicJack which helps us skimp on our phone bill, and now the company behind it is planning to go one further, with the introduction of magicTalk, a software that aims to eliminate costs for calling landline and cell...

Litl Webbook works great with Skype

06/25/2010, The $399 Litl Webbook is now compatible with Skype, allowing you to make both video and voice calls since the Skype app in new Litl Webbooks will be integrated from this fall onwards, although existing users will not miss out on the experience either with...