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Old 08-31-09, 02:49 AM
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Skype

Anyone use it?
Whatta ya think of it?
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Old 08-31-09, 03:09 AM
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Yup. It's generally good, but especially for international calls, expect to run into problems like dropped connections and dodgy sound quality (not always, but enough that it needs to be mentioned). Far better than huge long distance phone bills, though.
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Old 08-31-09, 06:36 AM
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I use it daily to talk to friends around the world and haven't had any connection problems since the last couple of updates. I prefer Skype over messenger or others for call quality and features.
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Old 08-31-09, 07:01 AM
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I used to use Skype quite a bit for staff meetings for the PC hardware review site I was a part of.

It worked much better than Teamspeak or Messenger and can handle a fairly large group.
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Old 08-31-09, 08:33 AM
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Skype is a wonderful thing. It's almost like you're sitting right across from the person in the same room.
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Old 08-31-09, 09:04 AM
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It is the only phone I have. I have found sound quality to cell phones seems to be on the bad side. To landlines the quality gets better, skype to skype quality is great.
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I use skype every night. So does my :heart:
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Skype = win

I've had good luck with Google video chat (in Gmail), too...
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Originally Posted by UnsafeAlpine View Post
I use skype every night. So does my :heart:
Better hope <3 2 Ride doesn't hear about it!!!!
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Old 08-31-09, 11:35 AM
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Originally Posted by UnsafeAlpine View Post
I use skype every night. So does my :heart:
What a coincidence. I use Skype every night, too. Weird.
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