Ooooh Yeah! Open Source Skype Alternative in the Works

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Open Source Alternative for Skype
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Oh Skype, what have you done? We talked about how Skype should go Open Source a while back, and whilst their platform bid is a step in the right direction, it may not be enough.

Get a load of OpenWengo. Depite sounding like an Australian outdoor sport, it may just have some promise acording to Slashdotters



Definitely has promise.

Definitely has promise. Unlike Skype they are following the standard protocols like SIP. I know this was the one thing about Skype that was bugging many of my friends in this area. It is also worth checking out Sipgate, another standards compliant and free provider, although they are UK biased you can use a proxy to see the full range of services.

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