Wednesday, July 4, 2007

Skype Selects Jingle Networks as Provider of 411 Services

Skype will make Jingle Networks' 1-800-FREE411 service easily accessible to Skype users in the United States. Jingle Networks' 1-800-FREE411 service will now give U.S. This will provide Skype users (using Skype 3.5 for Windows) a free directory assistance service without the $2 to $3 fees typically charged by telephone carriers for regular 411 calls.

In addition, Skype will be leveraging 1-800-FREE411 as a new media channel marketing Skype via audio promotions.

Jingle Networks said it has already passed the 200 million call milestone for its ad-supported service.