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A Quiet Phone

by M.G. Siegler


Don't Skype Me: How Microsoft Turned Consumers Against a Beloved Brand

Speaking of old school tech having the opposite of a resurgence... Dina Bass (rightfully) skewers Skype. While it used to be a great and vital piece of technology, the product has gone to absolute shit under Microsoft. It's not just that I hate using it, I go out of my way to avoid using it, offering up alternatives when someone requests using it to connect. 

Now we just need to get all those folks who record podcasts remotely to find better alternatives (cough, Gruber, cough). 


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