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Free software for recording Skype session on Linux

You can use FFmpeg (free and open source): https://unix.stackexchange.com/q/11702/16704 : This command will capture your full desktop: So use this command, whenever you want to record skype-...
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Email, Yahoo messenger, Skype in one app?

Pidgin can do most IM networks such as Yahoo, and Skype text chat with a plugin (but you need Skype installed also :( ). It doesn't do email, but it can notify you when new mail arrives for certain ...
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Email, Yahoo messenger, Skype in one app?

Try Digsby. It supports Yahoo, Email and multi protocols.
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As of April 2015, what is the oldest working version of skype, and where can it be downloaded?

As per my personal experience with it, I was forced to "update" from version 6.6 to the then latest 6.16 version which I'm right now at the time of this writing. So it can be reasonably assumed that ...
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screen recorder that saves incoming audio

You can use a WebCam Recorder, installation and use of this program makes it one the favorites because it allow the use to record high quality videos, crystal clear voice recording and a very powerful ...
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screen recorder that saves incoming audio

OBS is great and covers your usage case and more: https://obsproject.com/ Open Broadcaster Software is free and open source software for video recording and live streaming. Supported features ...
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screen recorder that saves incoming audio

Evaer - excellent Skype video & audio recorder features Capture original Skype video and audio data to record with high quality. Supports recording single Skype video calls, Skype screen sharing ...
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Skype equivalent + supporting SDK(Software Development Kit) which enables writing service recording calls

Lync is Windows software manufactured by the same company which now runs Skype. It can call/accept external phone numbers, recording is built into the default client and it has SDK allowing to extend ...
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Free software for recording Skype session on Linux

OBS should do exactly what you need. It's designed for streaming but it also works for screen-recording and can be set to record a specific window which, if i recall correctly, will mean that it can ...
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Cheapest solution for phone number with automated message

It seems like MagicJack™ may prove to be useful to you. The standard installation involves a device connected to the internet (small box) getting power from a USB connector. That connector either ...
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Software for virtual meetups in clusters

https://gather.town/ is pretty perfect match here. It supports virtual meetups in clusters, with video, audio and chat implemented.
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Software for virtual meetups in clusters

https://www.sococo.com/ is built on similar ideas, though it is designed for work and classes, not for meetups: there is no continuous space where people walk around with others' voices fading when ...
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Software for virtual meetups in clusters

https://www.calla.chat/ is based on these ideas. It doesn't have webcam support, though likely it's a matter of time as it is open-source: https://github.com/capnmidnight/Calla
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Child surveillance and monitoring of Internet use

I use Qustodio for my boys at home. It blocks apps that you do not want them to use, you can set time allowances, block questionable content etc. I get a daily report via email of the previous days ...
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Child surveillance and monitoring of Internet use

Coming from experience with quite a few web blocking systems, one of the best I've seen is called K9 Web Protection. It has a quite a few features that make this program awesome. Backed by Blue Coat ...
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Software to automate a phone call, send DTMF tones, and transcribe the responses

For Python, you can use PyAutoGUI (works on Windows, macOS, and Linux). A Python module for programmatically controlling the mouse and keyboard. You can use locate functions to find specific ...
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Last Skype versions on Windows & iOS without excessive large ads

Conversation advertisements and worsened UI came after Microsoft acquired Skype on 2011-05-11. Conversation advertisements were announced on 2012-06-13, so you should try Skype 6.3.0.105 or earlier ...
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Video recorder for Skype and Viber

If you are looking for a VoIP recorder specifically for skype then Pamela would be the best option. Its Feature Includes Free Skype Call Recording Skype Chat Recording Record calls automatically ...
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