Amazon and Microsoft make it easier for Indians to make a call

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To clarify, you read that right and this incredible deal actually works - don't believe us?! Skype announced this news on its blog post and noted that its mission has always been to bring people together. This means 100 minutes of global calling per month for two months. Skype is also proving 200 free minutes of Skype to Phone calling to 34 different countries on certain conditions, on the occasion of making Skype calling available with Alexa.

To setup Skype calling on Alexa, you'll need to open the Alexa app and go to Menu Settings Communication. Alexa can now connect to your Skype account, allowing you to use Alexa as a voice controller for Skype.

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Customers are being offered 100 free minutes of calls per month to link their Skype account to their Alexa account

Skype works on a variety of Alexa-powered devices, with audio calling for the original Echo and other Amazon smart speakers and video calling for the Echo Show.

Once installed you can ask Alexa what's in the news, and Alexa will read you an excerpt from the most recent stories, which are regularly updated throughout the day on the RailAdvent website. It has been recommended that users should be on Skype version 8.34 or later.

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