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Silent Circle Looks To Take On Skype, Offer More Security In Calls
2014-07-10 14:12:09

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online International phone calls can be expensive but in recent years Voice Over IP (VoIP) have offered an affordable alternative. The downside has been that these aren't exactly secure. Last October Microsoft-owned Skype was investigated by Luxembourg’s data protection commission over its alleged secret links to the National Security Agency (NSA), and the PRISM spy program. Businesses seeking a more secure line could find a Skype...

2014-06-19 16:28:53

SAN FRANCISCO, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nexmo, a leading cloud communication API company, today announced that it has been named to the "2014 CNBC Disruptor 50: The most innovative start-ups in business," for its unique and innovative, cloud-based mobile communication solutions. The CNBC Disruptor 50 is an annual list of venture-backed private companies that are shaking up the landscape, threatening the status quo across industries and for specific market leaders. According to...

Japanese Online Retailer Rakuten Acquires Viber Messaging Service
2014-02-14 13:50:06

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In an effort to expand its footprint to a worldwide customer base, Japanese online retailer Rakuten bought the online messaging service Viber for $900 million. Rakuten hopes to tap Viber's user base to sell goods and online services. Cyprus-based Viber is an online service provider that provides free VOIP calls, text and picture sharing with desktop computers including Windows 8, as well as mobile platforms such as iOS, Android, Windows...

2014-01-06 23:02:08

Kanda Software has announced that it has added Google+ Hangouts, Viber and Facebook recording capability to Callnote Pro. 1-Year Free Trial is available for anyone who downloads Callnote Pro before January 15th, 2014. Boston, MA (PRWEB) January 06, 2014 Kanda Software, a leading software development company, has announced that it has added Google+ Hangouts, Viber and Facebook recording capability to Callnote Pro in addition to Skype call recording. Callnote Pro is a top-of-the-line...

Skype Video Messaging Now Open To The Public
2013-06-18 04:46:38

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Email, Facebook messages, SMS and phone calls all have at least one thing in common; the recipient doesn´t need to be using the same platform at the same time as the sender to receive their message. In other words, each of these forms of digital communication will be right there waiting for the recipient whenever they get the time to check the corresponding inbox. The same could not be said for one of the largest video...

Viber App Comes To Desktop, Could Become Skype Alternative
2013-05-07 16:15:52

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Skype has made a name for itself as a service that provides free Skype-to-Skype voice and video calls, and which last week added in-browser calling options from Outlook.com. The Microsoft-owned Voice Over IP (VoIP) service almost seems hard to beat, but now rival Viber could be poised to strike back. Until now the service has been a mobile-only option, thus competing with Skype and WhatsApp on mobile devices — where as with...

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  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.