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Skype 7.5 for Mac Now Comes With 14 More Languages

02/25/2015, While there are about 300 million Skype users around the planet, chances are that you are one of them. It is therefore great news that Skype has once again updated and release a new version of their app for Mac. As mentioned in the official blog entry,...

Skype 5.2 For Android Now Allows Photo Sharing With Offline Contacts

02/09/2015, While Skype is a perfectly good app that you can use to chat with friends and family members or colleagues, there are some limitations to how it can be used. For example unlike other instant messaging apps like WhatsApp, LINE, Viber, BBM, and etc., Skype...

‘Attractive’ Women Were Actually Hackers

02/03/2015, It looks like some hackers managed to snag Syrian opposition fighters’ strategic battle plans in a rather old fashioned manner – by making use of “attractive” female Skype avatars in order to lure potential victims. The attacks...

Skype Will Be Built Into Windows 10, New UI Shown Off In Screenshots

01/22/2015, At the moment if you wanted Skype on your computer, you’d have to go and download it for yourself. However come Windows 10, Microsoft has announced that Skype will come integrated into the operating system itself, so that when you launch your brand new...

Microsoft Lumia 532 Spotted Running On New Skype Version

01/14/2015, The Lumia 532 by Microsoft which was just released today has also revealed something very interesting – where it was caught running a rather unusual looking app. Upon closer inspection, it seems as though the app that was seen running on the Lumia...

Skype For iPhone Updated, New Testing Program Announced

01/14/2015, Microsoft today released a new update of Skype for iPhone. Skype 5.9 for iPhone brings several improvements for the user interface, particularly to the dial pad and new chat picker, these improvements are meant to make it easier for users to start chats...

WhatsApp “Call Via Skype” Could Be A Reality

01/05/2015, WhatsApp, the instant messaging app that has helped millions of people save plenty of money in terms of text messaging costs over the years, has been thrusted into the limelight yet again – with word of the company preparing itself to offer voice...

Skype For Android Bug Discovered, Lets Others Spy On You

12/26/2014, If you are a heavy user of Skype on Android, you might be interested to learn that there was a bug recently discovered in the app that allows someone to spy on your Skype sessions. Basically how this works is that it involves using two devices on your...

Office Online Gets Skype Integration

12/23/2014,   Recently we have been seeing Microsoft bring a couple of its products together, integrating one into the other, and today it continues with that strategy. Skype, the communications service owned by Microsoft, announced today that it has now been...

Skype Can Now Translate Your Voice Calls

12/15/2014, Skype, the communications service provider that is owned by Microsoft, happens to be one of the most widely used solutions for instant messaging, video and voice chat. The company today announced that its new app is now out which features the ability to...

Santa Receives Help From Skype And NORAD

12/09/2014, The fictional Santa Claus is always kept very busy this time of the year, never mind that he has an entire army of elves to help him out during the Christmas season. Having said that, we have seen fun implementations of a Santa tracker before thanks to...

Skype For Android Updated

11/26/2014, All apps do require an update from time to time in order to keep up with the times, and Skype for Android is no different. The app’s most recent update would open up the doors for you to multitask even on your smartphone – and that includes while...

Microsoft Introduces Skype Chat To Office Web Apps

11/23/2014, Microsoft continues in their effort to make co-authoring documents as well as projects a wee bit easier than usual, having introduced Skype chat to their collection of Office web apps. The Office Online real-time chat feature will play nice with both Word...