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Skype Introduces New Chatbots

08/03/2016, Are chatbots the new face of customer service? From what we are seeing, it certainly looks like it could be a viable alternative. Companies like Pizza Hut have launched their own chatbots, Facebook Messenger has also introduced the featured, and if you...

Skype Will No Longer Support Windows Phone

07/20/2016, Skype has been hard at work transitioning from a peer-to-peer service to a more modern, mobile-friendly cloud service. This has enabled the company to improve features like file sharing and video messaging and to introduce new features like Skype...

Microsoft Introduces Skype Meetings

07/06/2016, When it comes to conducting video conferences, Skype is probably one of the options that many businesses use these days. However since not all businesses are big, unlocking some of Skype’s features might not necessarily be financially feasible for some...

Microsoft Drops ‘Messaging Everywhere’ From Windows 10 Update

06/29/2016, When it comes to cross platform messaging apps, Apple has iMessage while Google has Hangouts. Microsoft was also planning something similar with Windows 10 with the “Messaging Everywhere” feature. It was originally planned to be released with the...

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...