What is Skype?
Skype is an internet phone, easy-to-use and free to download. It has all the features of a fixed line phone and also of a 3G mobile phone.
With Skype it is free of charge to make Skype-to-Skype phone call. Skype credits are therefore needed to make calls from Skype to landlines and mobile phone, wherever the country is. And for this you will realise that the rate you are paying is less than the cheapest price. Therefore Skype makes you pay at a local rate tariff for international calls.
Skype has its role to play in our everyday life. At home as a free internet phone with which you can call your relatives anywhere in the world (Skype-to-Skype) without having to pay anything. Whether it is phone or video calls, playing Skype games online or sending and receiving instant messages, all these are free of charge. You can also chat in public rooms, meet people from other countries and share views on a list of topic. It is also possible to search for Skype users all over the world just by typing their e-mails or Skype name in a search box and you’ll surely find the one you are looking for. You can view users’ profile and also block unwanted users.
Apart from Skype games there are some 142 extras that you can download and add to your Skype. Among these extras you will have the latest extras, featured, sharing, personalize, productivity, business, miscellaneous, remote access and community.
Skype is a professional-software which can be very useful for businesses like call centers, where bulk calls are made daily. For this it is the most powerful phone software ever created. As you might know, the quality of a good communication of an internet phone depends on the speed of the internet connection. Here, in situations of slow internet speed the Skype phone works better than many other internet phones as it doesn’t ask much in terms of connection speed. Skype needs at least a 64kbps connection speed for making calls. Well with a 256kbps to a 1mb connection internet speed your phone and video calls should be perfect.
It is also possible to make conference call, send files, contacts or money to people in your contacts list using Skype. Concerning the sending of money it is done through the PayPal system and it is fast and secure.
"Well do you know better than this? Free calls over the internet, cheap calls to landlines and to mobile phones to anywhere around the world, send and receive sms directly from your computer, set up your own online personal phone number, receive voice mail, forward your calls wherever you wish on your fixed line or on your mobile phone when you are offline or online and enjoy the friendly payment method – pay as you go or pay monthly."
For more information about Skype you just have to go on www.skype.com
and you will have much more details about the products and services they provide. There is also an online shop where you can buy Skype credits and Skype accessories (for home and office use) online.
So what you have to do is simply to take a deep breath and go to www.skype.com
and you just have to click on the download button. After having downloaded and install Skype on your computer you will have to create an account so as to have a Skype-Name and get yourself registered. There are so much people in all country all around the world that uses Skype. So don’t wait too long, this is the best way to stay in touch with your friends and relatives.
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