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By: Caroline Welsh      EDUC 3100Cool Tools Presentation
What is Skype? Skype is a software application and online service that  enables voice and video phone calls over the inte...
Strengths Has many features including: calling, video, and    messaging   Able to use on many devices such as computers,...
Weaknesses The premium upgrade costs $4.99/month Child availability to computer and internet Also have to have a webcam...
Opportunities Students can talk to other students around the world. Students can learn new information from others. Tea...
Threats Anyone can send a contact request. Might not know who you are talking to.
Video Skype: Parent and Classroom Collaborationhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nfvl0_5JmT8
References http://www.skype.com/intl/en-us/home http://about.skype.com/ Picture: http://www.skype.com/intl/en-us/get-sk...
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  1. 1. By: Caroline Welsh EDUC 3100Cool Tools Presentation
  2. 2. What is Skype? Skype is a software application and online service that enables voice and video phone calls over the internet. It was founded in 2003. Skype is part of Microsoft.
  3. 3. Strengths Has many features including: calling, video, and messaging Able to use on many devices such as computers, mobile phones, and televisions Download is free! Talk to people all over the world Settings to private
  4. 4. Weaknesses The premium upgrade costs $4.99/month Child availability to computer and internet Also have to have a webcam unless camera built in Bad sound, audio, and picture quality
  5. 5. Opportunities Students can talk to other students around the world. Students can learn new information from others. Teachers can talk to other teachers.
  6. 6. Threats Anyone can send a contact request. Might not know who you are talking to.
  7. 7. Video Skype: Parent and Classroom Collaborationhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nfvl0_5JmT8
  8. 8. References http://www.skype.com/intl/en-us/home http://about.skype.com/ Picture: http://www.skype.com/intl/en-us/get-skype/ Video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nfvl0_5JmT8

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