Tag: skype

Conference Calling Etiquette

My Sunday morning ritual always includes a hot cup of tea and the Boston Globe.  I never miss the Work Etiquette column and today’s advice was so good I just have to pass it along.   The columnist tells the story of how someone forgot the cardinal rule of conference calling:  “Never say anything derogatory during

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25 Million On the “Phone”

Recently Skype reached a new milestone for peak concurrent users: 25 million people online, at the same time.  Skype has maintained a single minded focus on building the best communications products, and building them for the whole world.  Skype software takes care of it all – the complexities of network topography, firewalls, different OSes, multiple

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Skype Expanding Operations in Silicon Valley

Skype announced that it is expanding its operations in the Silicon Valley.   They’ve signed a lease with Stanford University for a 90,000 square foot office space in the Stanford Research Park in Palo Alto, CA.  “Silicon Valley will add to Skype’s excellent engineering team in Estonia, Prague and Stockholm, and will also become the home

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Group Video Calling – The Next Big Step

Our InnerPass customers are often asking when they’ll be able to do group video conferencing with Skype.  Right now Skype allows one-to-one video and we’re happy to inform you that group video conferencing is now in a beta testing phase.  InnerPass and Skype have always been the perfect combination because InnerPass makes collaboration easier with

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New Pricing Model

New InnerPass Subscription Plans and their prices are changing for the better.   Today we offer three primary plans plus several customized plans.   Each current plan had different options with varying limits placed on usage.   We’ve simplified all of this and we’re removing most of the limits.   Starting in late May there will only be 2

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New Guest Page

The InnerPass team has been busy building a new web site just for meeting guests.  Some of our subscribers use InnerPass with people who do not have InnerPass or Skype and this new guest page is making collaboration with them much easier.   The website http://www.MyGuestPage.com is a very light version of InnerPass that allows you

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Skype picks their favorite Extra!

Skype’s Favorite Extra 50% Off Promotion Ends March 15th, 2010 Greetings InnerPass users! Skype has just named InnerPass as this month’s favorite application in their Skype Shop.   To show our appreciation to Skype in supporting us we will give you 50% off when purchasing any of our annual plans. To get started just click the

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InnerPass to the Rescue

Recently one of our customers shared an experience where InnerPass really proved its worth.  He owned a small business and was working on partnering with two established and growing companies.  He was to do a PowerPoint presentation using InnerPass’s screen sharing feature and using Skype for the call.  This meeting was crucial to his company’s

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Don’t Go Phishing

InnerPass is warning Skype users of a new phishing scam spreading through direct Skype Chat messages on the Skype network, which redirects you to a fake log-in page to steal your Skype username and Skype password. The team at InnerPass found this out the hard way!  If you receive a strange direct Skype text message

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Cloud Computing

Several of you asked me about the conference room in the cloud picture so I’ll try my best to explain it here.  InnerPass is very much on board with the industry trend ‘cloud computing’.  You can think of cloud computing as a way to use applications over the internet, but the applications are independent of

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