D2 Technologies Adds Full Skype Support to its mCUE IP Communications Interface
for Android-based Devices
D2’s mCUE® now fully integrates with the SkypeKit SDK, enabling
Skype interoperability with an advanced user interface and carrier-grade media engine
Santa Barbara, CA – June 24, 2010 — D2 Technologies, the market leader in embedded IP communications software platforms, today
announced that its mCUE® product line now fully supports Skype™’s SkypeKit SDK.
mCUE gives OEMs and ODMs a quick and economical way to speed Android™ OS-based devices to
market that offer a communications client with native Skype interoperability and powerful
integrated communication capabilities. Combining the SkypeKit SDK with mCUE’s advanced
user interface and high quality media engine offers customers the added benefit of mCUE’s
advanced multi-mode, multi-session, multi-protocol engine for full interoperability with
multiple carrier and enterprise communications systems and other social networking services.
“Skype has continued to increase in popularity, and with more than a third of its calls
today including video, it’s clear that a reliable, high quality media engine is a key
component for any new device entering the marketplace,” noted Doug Makishima, chief
operating officer at D2 Technologies. “mCUE has been optimized to enable next generation
IP communications over the Android operating system on mobile devices and new applications such
as digital TV, IPSTB, HD media players, tablets and MIDs, and IP media frame/phone applications.
Recent enhancements, such as HD voice via wideband CODECs, video call and
multi-radio/multi-network seamless voice call handover, mean that OEMs and service providers can
use mCUE with the SkypeKit SDK to economically deliver today’s most in-demand consumer
electronics into the marketplace.”
D2’s patented mCUE is an innovative VoIP and IP communications client that provides users
advanced presence-based and push-to-x control of circuit switched PSTN/cellular and VoIP calls,
video chat/call, IM, presence, email, SMS, PBX, and other features typically only available on
PC-based unified communications soft clients. Its revolutionary presence-based user interface,
built on top of a multi-identity, multi-session, multi-protocol engine, enables flexible
interoperability with multiple communications services and, in addition to Skype, social
networking services like GoogleTalk, Yahoo!, MSN and AIM. mCUE also provides multi-radio,
multi-network seamless voice call handover to provide call cost and voice quality optimization.
About D2 Technologies
D2 is the recognized leader in converged IP communications for next generation devices.
Manufacturers and service providers rely on D2 software to deliver carrier-grade IP
connections across any network (WiFi, WiMAX, LTE, cellular, broadband, PSTN), service
(voice, video, IM chat, SMS, presence/status, etc.) and system (IP PBX, UC, carrier,
social network, etc.) for a broad range of fixed and mobile devices. From
processing billions of VoIP minutes each month to adding enhanced IP communications for
Android™, learn how D2 software is converging communications at www.D2Tech.com.