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Start-up slashes cost of international wireless

Cambridge firm uses Skype technology to make cellphone calls

By Peter J. Howe
Globe Staff / August 1, 2005

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CAMBRIDGE -- In just one year, computer users around the world have downloaded 140 million copies of the Skype program that lets them make free phone calls over the Internet to other Skype users. (Full article: 895 words)

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