Skype UVC 1.4 Standard A New Standardized Interface

Skype UVC 1.4 Standard A New Standardized Interface

Skype has just announced a new standard interface for communication to H.264 encoding cameras, named Skype UVC 1.4 standard, it will become the de facto standard for video calling, giving silicon vendors the opportunity to develop chips for cameras that can handle the processing of video and eliminating the need for the computer’s CPU to be burdened with the decoding and also encoding of video…….

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KDJ-ONE MeeGo-based Mobile Audio Workstation

KDJ-ONE MeeGo-based Mobile Audio Workstation

At the Embedded Systems Expo, CyberStep exhibited the KDJ-ONE, a mobile audio workstation running the MeeGo OS and it is designed as an all-in-one audio workstation, enabling users to do full music production using one machine. It has a 5-inch multi-touch screen with an 800 x 480 pixel resolution and it can be used intuitively, by combining keyboards and jog dials………..

By On May 31, 2011 Respond
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Microsoft To Acquire Skype

Microsoft To Acquire Skype

Microsoft’s acquisition of Skype for $8.5 billion becomes official and combined companies will benefit consumers, businesses and increase market opportunity.This purchase shouldn’t affect Skypers outside of the Microsoft ecosystem, as Steve Ballmer’s team promises to continue to invest in and support Skype clients on non-Microsoft platforms.Skype was first sold for a relative bargain at $2.5b to eBay in 2005, who in turn sold most of it off to Silver Lake in 2009 at an overall valuation of $2.75b and now Redmond is concluding proceedings by tripling those earlier prices and offering Skype a permanent home……………

By On May 10, 2011 1 Response
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The Next Major Release Of Windows Phone

The Next Major Release Of Windows Phone

Microsoft’s next major release of Windows Phone will be previewed on May 24th and can circle the 24th of May as the date when Redmond will dish the full details of its next major software release, will likely upgrade its mobile nomenclature as well as feature set…………..

By On May 10, 2011 Respond
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HP ProBook M-Series And EliteBook P-Series Laptops

HP ProBook M-Series And EliteBook P-Series Laptops

Hewlett-Packard has been on a mission to revamp its business computers this year, s introducing two new EliteBook models (including one that doubles as a tablet) and the ProBook 5330m.The 3.68-pound EliteBook 2560p is the most travel-friendly for professionals on-the-go with its 12.5-inch diagonal HD display and HP boasts that this computer is the nly notebook in the industry with an integrated optical drive in this form factor.Those laptops have Sandy Bridge Core i5 and Core i7 CPU options, promises 5.5 hours of battery life with the standard six-cell nd will be one of several models compatible with HP’s newly minted (optional) prepaid data service DataPass……………

By On May 9, 2011 Respond
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Facebook To Buy Skype?

Facebook To Buy Skype?

Two reliable sources say Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is talking to Skype about either buying the company or forming a joint venture and one of the sources said Facebook is considering a buyout of Skype at a price of between $3 billion and $4 billion, other source told Reuters the deal won’t be a purchase by Facebook but rather a joint venture between Facebook and Skype………

By On May 9, 2011 Respond
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Logitech TV Cam For Skype

Logitech TV Cam For Skype

Logitech TV Cam offers video calling on 2011 skype-enabled panasonic VIERA HDTVs and teams up with panasonic and skype to deliver up to 720p HD video calling in the living room.Logitech’s TV Cam for Skype features Carl Zeiss 78-degree wide-angle lens, two directional microphones and utilizes the Fluid Crystal technology so as to deliver a clear, high-quality picture, using this camera with a VIERA TV, you can make not only TV-to-TV calls, but also TV-to-PC/Mac and TV-to-mobile calls…………

By On May 3, 2011 Respond
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BlackBerry PlayBook Getting Video Chat And Facebook Apps

BlackBerry PlayBook Getting Video Chat And Facebook Apps

Research In Motion to kick-off BlackBerry World 2011 has announced two new applications that are coming very soon to the company’s new 7-inch BlackBerry PlayBook tablet, the first application to arrive will be a dedicated BlackBerry video calling/chatting application and the second application will be a custom Facebook application.Its functionality will be no different from what we’ve come to expect from such clients, both voice and video calls will be available anywhere you can find a WiFi connection and as to the Facebook app, it’s coming some time later in the month and also will let you view and add your friends, share photos and videos seamlessly, access Facebook Chat and view and interact with the news Feed………..

By On May 3, 2011 1 Response
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Fring Group Video Call For iPhone & Android

Fring Group Video Call For iPhone & Android

Fring Group Video goes live, enables four-way mobile video calls for free and this means is that all Fringsters on compatible iOS 4.x and Android 1.5+ devices (1GHz and above recommended) can now have up to three friends on one video call.The group video calling feature will allow Fring users to initiate free video calls on their mobile devices presumably over Wi-Fi or 3G with up to four participants and other major VoIP platform Skype can’t video chat with lots of folks either……………

By On April 28, 2011 Respond
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Fring Brings Free Group Video Calling to iOS and Android Apps

Fring Brings Free Group Video Calling to iOS and Android Apps

Fring, which offers dirt-cheap international voice calling and video chat across a number of mobile platforms, has just removed the beta flag from its group video calling feature. Now you and up to three friends can converse face to face absolutely free with Fring’s iOS and Android apps.

By On April 28, 2011 Respond
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Qik Video Connect Gets iPhone To Android Video Chat

Qik Video Connect Gets iPhone To Android Video Chat

Qik Video Connect gets Android and Apple users seeing eye-to-eye and works with some devices running Android 2.1 and up, iPhones, iPad 2s and any iPod Touch with a camera, letting Apple fanboys and Android apologists speak face to face over 3G, 4G, and WiFi with the device of their choosing…………

By On April 27, 2011 Respond
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Bobsled App By T-Mobile Is Suspended

Bobsled App By T-Mobile Is Suspended

T-Mobile’s Bobsled temporarily suspends service in first week and a statement released on Bobsled’s Facebook profile revealed it is voluntarily and temporarily suspending service of its week-old app to ensure that the Bobsled experience is clearly differentiated and is not mistaken for a Facebook created property……….

By On April 26, 2011 Respond
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Nation’s First Super Wi-Fi User

Nation’s First Super Wi-Fi User

Houston grandmother becomes host of first super WiFi hotspot and proves you’re never too old for wireless, the new network takes advantage of unused UHF TV channels to bring internet service to underserved communities.This working grandmother says she has mostly used the Internet in the past to check that her paychecks have been deposited and signed up to be part of a mesh Wi-Fi network several years ago, she was on the outskirts of the three-square-mile area served by Houston nonprofit Technology for All………..

By On April 23, 2011 Respond
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Skype For Android Has Updated To Fixed Security Flaw

Skype For Android Has Updated To Fixed Security Flaw

Skype released a new version of its Android app to address security concerns. Skype has fixed the privacy vulnerability in its Android application that allowed malicious apps to harvest sensitive user data. The vulnerability has been addressed in the latest Skype for Android, Version 1.0.0.983, and the user data has been properly secured on the mobile device, Adrian Asher, chief information security officer at Skype, wrote on the Skype blog on April 20. The problem did not exist for Verizon customers.

By On April 21, 2011 1 Response
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Microsoft Announced Skype Windows Phone 7 App At MIX11

Microsoft Announced Skype Windows Phone 7 App At MIX11

At the Mix11 conference Microsoft has announced that Skype be coming to Windows Phone 7 this Fall. According to the report, Microsoft representative stated “Skype will be coming to the Windows Phone 7 platform this fall”. So Windows Phone 7 users who are also Skype lovers, be ready for it.

By On April 14, 2011 2 Responses
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