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Old 11-10-2007, 05:25 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Is there any way to use skype on the 8320 that connects through wifi?
I am using Iskoot over blackberry -which use my mobile carrier network- and have also used IM but when I am on a hotspot I would like to use skype without paying the mobile carrier rate.
Any advise?
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Old 11-11-2007, 09:34 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Is there any way to use skype on the 8320 that connects through wifi?
I am using Iskoot over blackberry -which use my mobile carrier network- and have also used IM but when I am on a hotspot I would like to use skype without paying the mobile carrier rate.
Any advise?
Thanks,
G.
Since the cell network and Wi-Fi are so different, applications (currently) must be coded specifically to take advantage of one or the other (or both).

AFAIK there is no Wi-Fi Skype client available for BB yet, but whomever brings it to market first could sell millions of dollars' worth up here in Canada given our Rogers data rates!
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Can't do it. I use IM+ Skype on my Curve for Skype chat and I carry a Pocket PC phone for free Skype Wi-Fi voice calls.
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