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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...

Microsoft Wi-Fi Could Be Launched Soon

06/02/2015, It appears that Microsoft is gearing up to launch a new service called Microsoft Wi-Fi, which will basically be a revamp of the existing Skype Wi-Fi service that’s already available in many markets. Skype Wi-Fi provides pay-as-you-go Wi-Fi...

Skype For Mac Receives Update With UI Enhancements

05/28/2015, Microsoft has released an update for Skype for Mac, although it is not a big update, but it does brings along good enhancements to Skype’s functionality. The new update has some tweaks such as better visual on the chat box text field, which in turn...

Skype Translator Now Open For All

05/12/2015, The real-time Skype Translator has been in a closed preview state for a few months now, the idea behind this service is to break down language barriers and make it more easier for people to connect with friends and family. It can be used to translate...