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Skype 7.0 For Android Delivers New Tablet Interface

05/27/2016, If you are a frequent user of Skype across numerous platforms, then you would be sure to notice that Microsoft has not neglected Skype users in this aspect, having rolled out new versions and updates from time to time, and their latest effort would be the...

Skype Bots Are Now Available On Mac And The Web

04/19/2016, Microsoft introduced chat bots for Skype at its Build conference last month and since then it has been gradually rolling out the bots on the many platforms that it serves with Skype. Today the company has announced that this new way to bring products,...

Skype Video Calls On Microsoft Edge Are Seamless

04/15/2016, It looks like the folks over at Microsoft has decided to make sure that Skype no longer needs any kind of plug-in requirement for web-based chats, which makes Skype video calls all the more seamless in nature, but there is one particular caveat to it all...

Skype TX 4 Announced

04/14/2016, It is rather safe to assume that Skype is extremely popular with many computer users as well as mobile device owners when it comes to keeping in touch with family and friends from all over the world without having to break the bank, but Skype does not end...

Microsoft Will Soon Release Universal Skype App For Windows 10

03/24/2016, Last year Microsoft discontinued the touch Skype app for Windows 8 and made separate messaging and video calling applications for Windows 10. Many users questioned why didn’t it just come out with a universal Skype app for Windows 10. Microsoft has...

Skype For Web Can Now Dial Mobile Phones And Landlines

03/14/2016, The browser-based version of Microsoft’s popular cross-platform communication service Skype has received a new update today which adds several features. The new features for Skype for Web bring the browser version closer to Skype apps available for...

Skype For Windows Updated

03/10/2016, If you are rocking to Skype for Windows for your communication needs, near and far away, then you should be pleased to know that the latest update would bump up the app’s version number to 7.21.0.100 from 7.18.85.112, although it remains to be seen...

Project Rigel Delivers Skype Experience To Meeting Rooms

03/09/2016, Just as how businesses evolve with the times, picking up upgrades in terms of hardware as well as services offered, so too, should software move along in tandem. The traditional meeting rooms in the business world tend to feature a single projector or...

Skype For TV Is No More

03/08/2016, If you like using the native Skype app on your TV then it’s time that you start making other arrangements. Microsoft has confirmed that it’s ending support for the official Skype for TV app, which means that OEMs that previously offered this...

Skype Integration Comes To OneDrive

03/08/2016, Microsoft is gradually integrating Skype with many of its other services so it was only a matter of time before we saw Skype being integrated with OneDrive, and that’s what the teams have announced today. Skype has now been integrated with OneDrive,...

Microsoft Thought About Buying Slack For $8 Billion

03/06/2016, Slack is a relatively new messaging platform that’s rapidly gaining popularity, particularly among enterprise users as it more than just holds a candle to the likes of Skype. Several new features are being added to Slack in the near future which...

Slack To Take On Skype With Voice And Video Chat

03/02/2016, Skype is widely used by individuals and businesses for communication and it continues to hold its own against similar services like Hangouts. Slack is a relatively new entry in this arena but it has been signing up customers rather quickly. Soon the new...

Skype Will Be Shutting Qik Down March 24

02/22/2016, Back in 2014, Microsoft launched the Qik app. Unlike traditional messaging apps where you send text messages, what made Qik unique was the ability to send your messages as video clips, kind of like Snapchat. However it looks like the app’s days are...

Skype For iOS Gets Native Support For Microsoft Office

02/16/2016, A new update of Skype for iOS has been released today and it focuses on making it simple for users to collaborate and get things done on the move. Skype for iOS now has native support for Microsoft Office documents which means that they can easily be...