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Skype now accounts for a third of international calls

0. phoneArena posted on 16 Feb 2013, 15:55

The latest stats from TeleGeography show that Microsoft owned-Skype now controls an impressive 33% of international telephone traffic and while international call volume expanded 5% last year, Skype expanded its international calls by 44%; Skype-to-Skype voice and video traffic grew 44 percent in 2012 to 167 billion minutes...

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posted on 16 Feb 2013, 17:07 4

1. Cyan3boN (Posts: 446; Member since: 23 Feb 2012)

I thought Skype was heading to the gutters when MS bought it, but I was wrong. Well done MS.

posted on 16 Feb 2013, 17:22 1

2. rusticguy (Posts: 2828; Member since: 11 Aug 2012)

In fact this was one asset which M$ never wanted it to go to Google. So the high price tag.

posted on 16 Feb 2013, 22:42

3. suneeboy (Posts: 201; Member since: 02 Oct 2012)

Just need the video quality to improve on their cell phone apps and then it will get all of the praise it really deserves.

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