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Skype COO Scott Durchslag at CES 2009


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Skype COO Scott Durchslag's presentation from CES 2009

Skype COO Scott Durchslag at CES 2009

  1. Skype Press Conference CES 2009 January 8, 2009
  2. Enabling the world’s conversations Voice Video Data IM SMS personalize
  3. 28 Languages Available in nearly every country on earth 8% of world’s calling minutes* *Source: Telegeography 08 30% of users use Skype for business purposes 100 Billion Skype-to-Skype Minutes as of Feb ‘08 370 Million Global Users
  4. Skype’s growth has been phenomenal Skype Registered Users (Millions) an increase of 51 percent from a year ago
  5. Revenue Growth Skype Revenue (Millions $USD) 7th Consecutive Quarter of Profitability
  6. An historic time: Communication moving from HW to SW Hardwired into the network and devices Communications = hardware Software-based network and flexible devices Communications = software Televisions internet Mobiles Computers
  7. In this new world, friction is removed and communications flow like water
  8. Skype Whenever, Wherever Communications Platform: Drive Quality And Ease-of-Use Communications Platform: Mobiles Desktops Web TVs
  9. Photo by: Cheryl Gerber for The New York Times Miles Harvey using Skype to read to his children 900 miles away. Source: New York Times, “Living Apart for the Paycheck” - Jan 2, 2009 Video calling becomes a part of our life
  10. Coming Early February – An All New Skype <ul><li>Redesigned interface </li></ul><ul><li>Full-screen video calling </li></ul><ul><li>Seamless conversations </li></ul><ul><li>Super wideband audio </li></ul>
  11. Skype launches on the Android platform <ul><li>Additionally, the new ‘thin’ client for Skype is available for download on more than 100 Java-enabled mobile phones from leading handset manufacturers </li></ul>
  12. Skype’s other successes in mobile <ul><li>3 Skypephone </li></ul><ul><li>Skype for Windows Mobile </li></ul>
  13. Announcing Skype for next generation mobile internet devices (MIDs) <ul><li>First, complete communications Skype application for MIDs supporting voice and video calls and IM </li></ul>
  14. Skype for Mac 2.8 announced earlier this week <ul><li>Skype Access </li></ul><ul><li>Screen Sharing </li></ul>
  15. Q&A Scott Durchslag, Chief Operating Officer