iPhone and iPad touch are one of the best devices that Apple has provided to this world. It is cool, updated with latest specification and comes with great applications.
Apple has now launched Skype application for iPhone and iPod Touch to carry the new multitasking feature in iOS 4. This multitasking feature will allow users to receive calls, downloads, chats and instant messages with the function of the application being minimized in the multitasking tray. Skype and Apple are working together to improve their customer experience and in the same process Skype has also updated their app for iPhone and iPad which allows users to make calls with 3G connection with great sound and video quality.
iPhone and iPad Touch come with some great usability factors which allows user to use multiple application at the same time. This multitasking is managed by unitizing the resources to the fullest. Some of the background apps are balanced and stored in RAM, so they don’t eat up CPU resources or battery life. iPhone can close the apps automatically if it needs to free up some of the memory space.
With these latest Skype apps on your iPhone, you can make and receive calls and message from anyone else on Skype, from every place of world. You can also save money on international calls and text messages to phones. Skype is completely free to download and very easy to use. With the latest version of Skype app, you can now call over 3G, while running Skype simultaneously in the background.
Using this facility, you can call Skype contacts wherever you may be, either on 3G or WiFi, with exactly CD like quality sound. It’s free to call people on Skype over WiFi or 3G.
Even If your contacts abroad are not on Skype, you will still be able reach them and save with Skype’s economic rates. Using the Skype app in iPhone or iPad touch, you can send instant messages to anywhere using the 3G service or using web application.
You can call it the blessing of multitasking as these services are proving so much of functionality to users with that they are getting better day by day.
iPhone apps store is one place where you can find all in-built or third party apps for users to choose with specific use of each application.
One day we will be able to talk to our friends anywhere in the world by just using a web email account or Skype account, and that also without paying a single penny.
You can consider it as a boon but it may be curse for telecomm service providers.