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December 26, 2006

Alternatives to Skype beginning Jan 1, 2007 : Ubuntu (6.10)

Filed under: Kubuntu, Open Source, Ubuntu — tuxicity @ 4:46 pm

I’ll admit that Skype is a very nice option with a clean interface. It has worked very well for me in the past, but it is the open protocol that is more important to me. It comes back down to freedom. Freedom to choose your own program. Freedom to communicate with whomever you please. Freedom to, if you so pleased, create your own VOIP program and interface using the open protocol. Skype uses a proprietary protocol. My Skype days are done.

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