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PostSubject: General Skype Discussions!   Sat 03 Jan 2015, 12:27 pm

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You can talk about your favorite Skype features, favorite version, Skype credit, or any other thing that can be generally talk about among people!

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PostSubject: Re: General Skype Discussions!   Mon 26 Jan 2015, 5:28 pm

Google is strong, but I love it. I hate Microsoft. I have my reasons.
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PostSubject: Re: General Skype Discussions!   Mon 26 Jan 2015, 5:33 pm

avoid both as much as possible, plain and simple
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PostSubject: Re: General Skype Discussions!   Mon 26 Jan 2015, 10:09 pm

How can you possibly avoid both? They both along with Apple and Facebook pricatally own the internet! Razz

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PostSubject: Re: General Skype Discussions!   Tue 27 Jan 2015, 12:28 am

Google own internet.
This three are just here a little Smile
And if Microsoft keep work like to now, they will not be on top any more Smile
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PostSubject: Re: General Skype Discussions!   Tue 27 Jan 2015, 1:25 am

still can be avoided in some way, and when they can be avoided, one does so
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PostSubject: Re: General Skype Discussions!   Thu 29 Jan 2015, 7:27 pm

You not that chrome browser you use? How about those ads at the top of this website? How can it be avoided when even privately websites contain ads by them.

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PostSubject: Re: General Skype Discussions!   Sat 07 Feb 2015, 5:15 pm

I agree with Charlie since Mircosoft took over Skype it hasn't been good at all. It was better before since all of the new updates have messed it up even more Smile
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PostSubject: Re: General Skype Discussions!   Sat 07 Feb 2015, 5:49 pm

That is true, however, there is still no software that can match it Smile.
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PostSubject: Re: General Skype Discussions!   Sun 08 Feb 2015, 2:07 pm

I have to agree with Brandon, as Skype is much more readily available than Google Talk is and one doesn't need to purchase it or program credit to use a webcam in a group call (well, not anymore).
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PostSubject: Re: General Skype Discussions!   Sun 08 Feb 2015, 2:49 pm

Preciselly right, I know Facebook has it's video chat feature as well but it is still not the same and as easy to use and or set up. I would use Skype any day Smile.

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PostSubject: Re: General Skype Discussions!   Mon 09 Feb 2015, 2:07 pm

I have used this program before and its not very good. So its better to have skype installed on one's computer.
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PostSubject: Re: General Skype Discussions!   Mon 09 Feb 2015, 3:23 pm

still, skype was better when it was not owned by microsoft
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PostSubject: Re: General Skype Discussions!   Mon 09 Feb 2015, 4:37 pm

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still, skype was better when it was not owned by microsoft


No doubt. Smile I am sure we all agree on that? Don't we?
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PostSubject: Re: General Skype Discussions!   Mon 09 Feb 2015, 10:12 pm

Microsoft is evil
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PostSubject: Re: General Skype Discussions!   Mon 09 Feb 2015, 11:24 pm

Skype's like a replacement for their dead Microsoft Messenger... I don't see too much of a difference in functionality except that Skype allows calls by credit, which I think was developed before Microsoft bought it.
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PostSubject: Re: General Skype Discussions!   Mon 09 Feb 2015, 11:30 pm

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Skype's like a replacement for their dead Microsoft Messenger... I don't see too much of a difference in functionality except that Skype allows calls by credit, which I think was developed before Microsoft bought it.

Yeah the skype credit was developed WAY before, I still have left over credits from like 2009 on my skype. Smile
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PostSubject: Re: General Skype Discussions!   Mon 09 Feb 2015, 11:41 pm

I'm sure that I mentioned this earlier, but Microsoft purchased Skype to compete with Apple and Google (I forgot when the actual purchase took place though). Unfortunately there's been a very noticeable downgrade in terms of program performance (and there are bothersome adds on it as well now) but its much more readily available than Google Talk and people don't have to buy Skype (I may be wrong about this though). Also, Microsoft terminated the MSN messenger program shortly after it purchased Skype.
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PostSubject: Re: General Skype Discussions!   Tue 10 Feb 2015, 10:31 am

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I'm sure that I mentioned this earlier, but Microsoft purchased Skype to compete with Apple and Google (I forgot when the actual purchase took place though). Unfortunately there's been a very noticeable downgrade in terms of program performance (and there are bothersome adds on it as well now) but its much more readily available than Google Talk and people don't have to buy Skype (I may be wrong about this though). Also, Microsoft terminated the MSN messenger program shortly after it purchased Skype.

No people do not have to buy Skype, however, you can buy/spend for things like Skype credit, your own (actual) phone number, your own voice mail, things of that nature, you do not have to buy the software. You can buy upgrades to make it better though.
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PostSubject: Re: General Skype Discussions!   Tue 10 Feb 2015, 1:34 pm

they bought it to merge their messenger into Skype, but they should have left it alone, Microsoft is evil.
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PostSubject: Re: General Skype Discussions!   Tue 10 Feb 2015, 7:13 pm

Why are they so evil for buying skype? It is actually a smart bussiness move on their part!

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PostSubject: Re: General Skype Discussions!   Tue 10 Feb 2015, 10:29 pm

microsoft has destroyed skype for everyone,. Microsoft is evil
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PostSubject: Re: General Skype Discussions!   Wed 10 Jun 2015, 8:11 am

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PostSubject: Re: General Skype Discussions!   Wed 10 Jun 2015, 11:06 pm

I've also learned that each skype update fixes errors created by the previous upgrade but creates new ones. Mind you, this information comes to me as somewhat 2nd-hand so I have no clue if its true or not.
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PostSubject: Re: General Skype Discussions!   Thu 11 Jun 2015, 7:06 am

Would not surprise me!

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PostSubject: Re: General Skype Discussions!   Thu 11 Jun 2015, 4:17 pm

skype is a pain with the new upgrades, keep it as non updated as possible
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