Essays Tagged: "Skype"

Distributed Computing (Not Peer to Peer or P2P)

Computing. Distributed Computing's accomplishments include making voice over IP possible telephony(Skype) and decoding the human genome(DOE). Tasks currently preformed using this technology is lookin ... y preformed using this technology is looking for the cure of cancer and AIDS. Voice Over IP through skype using different particpating nodes on the network to make the task of making a phone call poss ...

(1 pages) 78 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking


Case Study: SkypeOn October 14, 2005, eBay acquired for €(euro)1.9 billion in cash and stock a Peer-to-Peer ... uired for €(euro)1.9 billion in cash and stock a Peer-to-Peer telephone network program called Skype. What differentiates Skype from standard telephone communication is that it operates on a Peer ... that it operates on a Peer-to-Peer model rather than the more traditional server-client model. The Skype user directory is entirely decentralised and distributed among the nodes in the network, so ca ...

(5 pages) 61 0 0.0 May/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Coming of the Online Age - Marketing Challenges

Marketing Challenges(Cited Source: by Natalie Pace on 8 - 11 - 06)This art ... ternet-cx_np_0814skype.html)( by Natalie Pace on 8 - 11 - 06)This article points out that Skype overtook MySpace in terms of the number of users who have registered for both, even though in ... can be pointed out is the new and huge area for marketing that is waiting to be tapped. Ebay bought Skype with a specific idea in mind: Ebay wanted its users to be able to communicate with each other ...

(3 pages) 29 0 3.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Online Therapy Paper

ment and finally set up an account.In Setting up an account a client would register by using either Skype for secure chat communication or HushMail for secure email communication. The counselor Skype ... munication or HushMail for secure email communication. The counselor Skype users name is deeannamn. Skype also gives the option of voice and video, HushMail email is is a ...

(4 pages) 67 0 3.0 May/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Ebay Case Study: Assess how the characteristics of the digital media and the Internet together with strategic decisions taken by its management have supported eBay's continued growth.

business with an email address to securely, easily and quickly send and receive payments online."3.Skype: Skype, bought by eBay in 2005, is an internet communication company whose aim is to "people e ... to "people everywhere to make unlimited voice and video communication for free between the users of Skype software."Today, eBay is a phenomenon whose size and magnitude is almost difficult to comprehe ...

(9 pages) 110 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Skype has People Talking

carry voice signals over networks, which makes online communication very effective and inexpensive.SkypeSuch programs that allow this type of service include the very popular; Skype. Skype is a peer- ... tware that was founded and developed by Niklas Zennstrom and Janus Friis. Over the past few months, Skype has experienced hasty growth in the field of software development. What makes their program/se ...

(2 pages) 21 0 3.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Diversity Concept Worksheet

believe however, the boss could have taken steps to bring all his people together via satellite or Skype in order to ensure full understanding of the business culture and expectations so we could all ...

(5 pages) 47 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Teamwork Self Reflection - Organizational Behaviour

facilitate and organize virtual meetings.Subsequent to the punctuated equilibrium, we began to have Skype meetings often and used Google Docs to collaboratively type up the report while offering recom ... boratively type up the report while offering recommendations and making corrections through a 4-way Skype call. We found that this method worked extremely well for our team, since when we attempted to ...

(2 pages) 40 0 0.0 Apr/2012

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making

Riordan Amended IT Budget

ice a year, February and June. The rest of the months would be cut out.The IT department can set up Skype accounts, or WebEx accounts to allow the managers to communicate about projects and to take ca ... te about projects and to take care of the issues that were normally handled with the travel budget. Skype allows users to communicate face to face while the WebEx account allows the users to see each ...

(4 pages) 23 0 0.0 Aug/2013

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Effects of mass media

ed to the device, play video games, and communicate with one another via text, phone calls, or even Skype. Media convergence is a great tool, but can also have a negative effect on our American cultur ...

(3 pages) 3 0 0.0 Apr/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine


his claim and the found a solution. The manager and the employees could communicate using emails or Skype meetings. In addition, they could make a face to face scheduled meeting .By that they would ha ...

(2 pages) 0 0 0.0 Apr/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Internet Vocabulary Acquisition

s, ask for advıce or sımply socıalıse usıng Facebook, Twıtter, PDA's, Skype and any other onlıne messagıng programmes or websıtes. WWW has become ımme ...

(9 pages) 3 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Linguistics

coming home again

My roommate came back after few moments and called me up, but my mind was still blank.As my parents Skype with me after they got back to the hotel, they said" Son, if you do not feel well or cannot ge ...

(4 pages) 0 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Some Get More Addicted to their Smartphones

s are able to audio and video chat with immediate and distant families through applications such as Skype and FaceTime. Smart phones are also very appealing to retirees because they can have all of th ...

(2 pages) 0 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

My father

my father again. My half-brother and sister called me one day and told me that my father wanted to Skype with me. When I saw him on Skype he looked like he was in really bad shape. He had gotten olde ...

(5 pages) 3 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

what influences behavior

will not have to go to the office, play Xbox rather than playing sports outside, and sometimes even Skype family instead of going to see them. Everything can now be done from a bedroom. Therefore tech ...

(3 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

technology and communication

right way easily, because we know our location clearly ( "Skype" was invented, we use Skype video and audio calls directly from the messaging apps. Now, Skype ... idely used all over the world, because the voice and video calls are all free. Another advantage of Skype is that people keep in touch with their friends and family, even if they're not on Skype, but ...

(5 pages) 1 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Science Essays