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Skype and Tely Labs Partner to Bring Affordable, Stunningly Simple HD Video Calling to the Living Room TV

Advanced, All-in-One, Android-based System Lets Consumers Connect Instantly To Those Who Matter Most - Right From Their TV, In Amazing HD Video Quality

Luxembourg and Menlo Park, CA — January 5, 2012 - Skype and Tely Labs today announce a partnership in which Tely Labs will offer Skype’s globally popular communications software in their powerful, yet compact, video calling device - telyHD, allowing everyday consumers to experience free Skype video calling with big-screen impact and high-definition clarity. Now, the entire household can use their TV to instantly and easily connect face-to-face with family and friends worldwide through Skype - whether on a computer, tablet, smartphone or TV. telyHD - which doesn’t require a computer and is compatible with most HD TVs - is well-priced, sets up in minutes, uses industry-leading Skype and Android technologies, and allows for video calls to take place in a comfortable, naturally social setting - your living room.

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No job too far - 50% of Brits say accepting a job abroad is easier with advances in communication technology

Skype survey defines changing attitudes to staying in touch and announces launch of Skype from your home phone

To celebrate the launch of Skype from your home phone Skype has commissioned research into changing communication habits. Half of Brits would have no problem working overseas as they know it is easy to stay in touch with loved ones here in the UK, new research has revealed. However, spare a thought for those left behind, as only 48% could recall their parents' home phone number off the top of their head and even fewer (12%) are able to recall their parents' mobile phone number.

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New Phone Adapter Allows Consumers to Enjoy Skype from Their Home Phones

FREETALK Connect•Me Home Phone Adapter for Skype Gives Consumers Simple Plug-and-Play Way to Make Free Skype-to-Skype Calls and Low-Cost Calls to Phone Numbers Using Existing Handsets

LUXEMBOURG, August 31, 2011 - Skype today announced that now it will be even easier for U.S. and Canada-based consumers to enjoy the convenience of low-cost Skype calling from the home phone with the introduction of the FREETALK® Connect•Me Home Phone Adapter for Skype. This hassle-free solution will allow consumers to use their existing handsets to make free Skype-to-Skype calls and affordable calls to landlines and mobile phones worldwide.

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Samsung to unveil broadband HDTVs with embedded Skype capability

Skype software allows users to make video and voice calls directly on new Samsung LED 7000 and 8000 series televisions

LUXEMBOURG, 25 February 2010 – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd and Skype today announced that the new Samsung LED 7000 and 8000 series models of 2010 high-definition televisions will feature embedded Skype™ software allowing Skype users to make video and voice calls through the TVs. Samsung, the global market leader in televisions, will begin shipping TVs with Skype software in the Korean market today, and worldwide in the first half of 2010.

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Skype and Panasonic Announce Collaboration to Add Skype Software to Viera® HDTVs

Collaboration Takes VIERA CAST™-Enabled HDTV Connectivity to New Level, Offering Voice and Video Communications via HDTV
LAS VEGAS, 5 January 2010 – Panasonic Corporation, a worldwide leader in High Definition technology and built-in TV web entertainment, and Skype, a leader in internet communications, today announced a collaboration that will enable consumers to make voice and video calls over Skype™ on Panasonic's line of 2010 VIERA CAST-enabled HDTVs planned for launch in spring 2010.

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Skype Ushers in New Era in Face-to-Face Online Video Communication

Skype supports 720p HD video calls on PCs and embeds Skype software into Internet-connected TVs
LAS VEGAS, 5 January 2010 – Continuing to lead the revolution in face-to-face online video communication, Skype today announced support for Skype™ video calls on PCs in 720p high definition (HD), as well as Skype software embedded into Internet-connected widescreen televisions from its consumer electronics manufacturer partners.

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Skype Online Shop Now Open to Users in Latin America

Luxembourg, 14 July 2009 - Skype today announced the availability of its global Skype Online Shop to users in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru and Venezuela.

Designed with user friendliness in mind, the Skype online shop enables users in these countries to browse and buy a range of Skype Certified™ accessories and hardware and enjoy the convenience of having items shipped directly to them from third party merchants whom Skype has partnered with, confident that every item has passed Skype's quality and performance certification tests.

"We are excited to extend the Skype shop to Latin America and make available to our users Skype Certified™ accessories which can enhance their user experience by broadening how and where they use Skype," said Don Albert, Americas General Manager and Vice President for Skype. "This further illustrates our commitment to our users, providing them with a richer Skype experience and allowing them to continue their Skype conversations wherever they are."

The Skype Shop offers a range of products for sale from third party merchants including wireless headsets and web cameras, with more products to be added as the shop develops. Users who have upgraded to the all-new Skype, can also easily access the web store from within Skype's 4.0 client for Windows, by clicking on the Shop tab.

Users can access the new Skype Shop at http://www.skype.com/go/shop. To upgrade or download the new Skype 4.1 for Windows, visit http://www.skype.com/go/download.

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Skype is software that enables the world's conversations. Millions of individuals and businesses use Skype to make free video and voice calls, send instant messages and share files with other Skype users. Everyday, people everywhere also use Skype to make low-cost calls to landlines and mobiles. Download Skype to your computer or mobile phone at skype.com.

Skype is an eBay company (NASDAQ: EBAY).

Access to a broadband Internet connection is required. Skype is not a replacement for your traditional telephone service and cannot be used for emergency calling.

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