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AVM LogoSetting up a GSM gateway is really simple: What you need is a router with an integrated modem, e.g. a FRITZ!Box 7170, a (secondary) SIM card of a mobile network provider of your choice and a GSM fixed wireless terminal, e.g. a Sagem / Vodafone RL 500 (products can be found in miShopping) . That’s all! OK, you need some cables, too. But that’s indeed everything you need.

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Last week a friend of mine bought a brand new 2012 model Samsung LED TV UE40ES6710 together with the Samsung Smart TV Camera CY-STC1100 with 720p HD and the Samsung Smart Wireless Keybord VG-KBD1000, especially for using Skype on TV! For more detailed information see Skype on Samsung TV.


Two things are very interesting: First, On the Skype pages there is not single Samsung TV recommended for the use of Skype on TV. Second, the Skype camera for the 2012 models, recommende by Samsung itself, is Smart TV Camera VG-STC2000, this means for the ES6710, too. The compatability list, provided by Samsung, is given in the following:

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FRITZ! by AVM logoOn the beginning of March I changed my phone and internet provider because of performance reasons: Via cable I got a faster down and up load. Now I got a Fritzbox 6360 cable. Everything works well, but my cable internet provider disabled the Fritzbox function to make VOIP.