Skype API

Skype
The Skype API provides a mechanism for 3rd party scripts and applications to control Skype UI functions and implement additional or improved features to complement the Skype. Skype is the world's fastest-growing Internet communication offering, allowing unlimited free voice, video and instant messaging communication between users of Skype Software. The API has two layers: The Communication Layer is a set of methods for external application to establish connection to Skype client and communicate with it, The Command Protocol Layer is a text-based "language" that external applications can use to speak to the Skype client, once communication channel is established by Communication Layer.
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http://skype.com
Telephony
Messaging, Chat, Voice, Video
Skype proprietary
https://developer.skype.com/Docs/Web https://developer.skype.com/wiki/Java_API
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  • Allows you to use any of your other phones with Skype Calling Services.
  • Allows you to save your Skype chat messages as text.
  • Monitors your Skype subscription usage in real time and also reports FUP - Fair Usage Policy - violations during the current month. Helps avoid having your Skype subscription suspended.
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