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Skype 5.10 For Android Arrives

08/19/2015, For a particular app to remain static as it is would be anathema – it would not last too long in the market, which is why each app ought to receive periodical updates in order to remain relevant to the times. Having said that, Skype for Android has...

Skype For Business Makes Its Way Onto Mobile

08/12/2015, Last month Microsoft launched its Skype for Business app for Windows Phone devices, and if you’re wondering when the app will make its way onto iOS or Android, you might not have to wait much longer. Microsoft has since announced that they are launching...

How To Backup Skype’s Chat History

08/09/2015, Skype is one of the most used VoIP (Voice Over Internet Protocol) service. You can easily audio/video call one or more people on Skype and even chat with them via IM (Instant Messaging). A temporary chat history is created when you chat with someone,...

Skype For Business Is The Rebranded Lync 2013

07/06/2015, Have you heard about Lync 2013 before? Well, if you have not, chances are this will be the last time you will hear about it, as it has just been rebranded to be known as Skype for Business. Previously, Lync 2013 was an app that was made available for...

How To Record Skype Calls (For Free)

07/02/2015, When it comes to VoIP Services, Skype offers robust features. You can easily make, Audio calls, Video calls, Group Calls and even talk to a foreign person in their own Language! However, even with all the amazing features, it still lacks a really...

Skype Real-Time Translator Now Supports French And German

06/18/2015, Skype translator is working towards adding more languages support to its platter and this time the real-time translator app has added support for two languages – French and German. With the addition of these two languages, the total count of...

Skype For Web Beta Now Open To All Countries

06/16/2015, Last week we reported that Microsoft had opened up the beta for Skype for Web to those living in the US and the UK, which was unfortunately bad news for those living in other countries. Well the good news is that if you were wondering how long you would...

Skype For Web Now Supports Chromebooks & Linux (Sort Of)

06/15/2015, A couple of weeks ago we reported that the Skype for Web beta was now open to all. However at that time, the web app basically supported your usual array of browsers and platforms like Windows and Mac, but there was no mention of Chrome OS. Well the good...

Skype For Windows To Get Real-Time Translation Feature

06/08/2015, Microsoft has already shown us that real-time translation works in Skype, and now the company is ready to roll out this technology more broadly. Currently the Skype Translator software supports Spanish, Italian, Mandarin and English and allows users to...

Skype For Web Beta Is Now Open To All

06/05/2015, Last year Skype announced a new feature called Skype for Web. As the name suggests, this is basically a web version of Skype that will allow users to make calls and send and receive their messages to their contacts via a web interface. This might come in...

Skype Crashing Bug Fixed In Latest Update For All Platforms

06/03/2015, Yesterday we reported that there was a weird bug discovered on Skype in which sending the “http://:” message would cause the app to crash continuously. This affected the Skype application across all platforms save for the Mac version of Skype which...

Microsoft Introduces Skype For iPhone 5.13

06/03/2015, It was mentioned in September last year that Skype for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will be released in October 2014, and here we are with the latest from Microsoft, which will introduce Skype for iPhone 5.13, where there will be a major change to the...

Skype Bug Causes App To Crash When This Message Is Received

06/02/2015, Last week there was this big hoo-ha over a bug found on the Messages app in iOS in which after receiving a message with a particular string of characters, the Messages app would then crash and the phone would reboot instantly. It does not appear to be a...