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Skype For Windows Desktop Comes Out Of Beta

10/29/2014, Skype for Windows desktop has, at long last, dropped its beta tag in the most recent version, and for those who simply cannot wait to obtain the latest versions, this particular one is ready for download now. It was earlier this month when Microsoft made...

You Can Now Doodle In Skype For Windows Phone

10/20/2014, It really doesn’t surprise anyone that some of the newest features for Skype are initially only limited to the Windows Phone platform, seeing as how both are the property of Microsoft. The latest feature is no exception. Skype for Windows Phone has...

Skype Qik Is Microsoft’s New Video Messaging Application

10/14/2014, In an apparent push towards mobile, Microsoft today launched a new application that brings together its popular Skype brand and Qik, which was originally an online video streaming application that was acquired by Microsoft a couple of years back. The...

Skype For Desktop Receives Improved Design

10/09/2014, Microsoft today launched Skype for Mac 7.0 and also unveiled a preview for the new Skype for Windows. The company says that both desktop clients have been redesigned in order to make it easier for users to chat and share with their contacts. Those who...

Skype For iPhone 6 And iPhone 6 Plus Will Be Released In October

09/23/2014, Just yesterday Skype rolled out an update for its iOS 8. The update brought support for the latest iteration of Apple’s mobile platform called iOS 8. Since the new software was released on September 17th developers have wasted little time in...

MSN Messenger Calls It A Day In Mainland China

08/29/2014, I am quite sure that we have all used Windows Live Messenger at some point or another in our lives, and sad to say (from Microsoft’s perspective, of course), Windows Live Messenger was not the default instant messaging tool that people used to...

Skype Chat Notifications Revamped

08/20/2014, Skype has certainly seen improvements made from time to time, where earlier this year, the Skype Chat experience was enhanced. Here we are today with a new update that will hopefully keep Skype users happy for a long, long time. Just what kind of fix did...

Skype Update For Windows 8.1 Lets You Edit Sent Messages

08/12/2014, Ever wished that you could have the ability to edit Skype messages after you had sent them? Rejoice as Skype has finally heard you. Today it released an update of Skype for modern Windows which brings the ability to edit messages after they have been...

Skype Reportedly Not Working For OS X 10.5 Users

08/07/2014, While there are users out there who upgrade their computers on an annual basis, there are many out there who probably stick to their machines for many years until it dies on them completely. Granted computers are cheaper than what they used to be, buying...

Skype For Android 5.0 Sniffs Out Your Friends Automatically

07/23/2014, Many online apps and services do seem to be interconnected these days – take a look at the apps on your smartphone or tablet, how many of them have access to your Facebook account, and with that, are on a certain leash when it comes to checking out...

Microsoft: Older Skype Versions To Retire Soon

07/23/2014, It was earlier this month that we brought you word that Skype for Mac has received an update, and this time around, Microsoft has issued a warning to Skype users that this particular app will see older versions retire in due time, which means that one...

Skype Announces Optimized App For Amazon’s Fire Phone

07/23/2014, Heads up Amazon Fire Phone owners, if you were wondering when Skype for the Fire Phone would be released, you will be pleased to learn that Skype has recently announced that their messaging app has been made available for the Fire Phone. According to...