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Skype confirms messaging bug (updated)

07/16/2012, If you’ve had a case of Skype sending messages from your account to random people on your contact list – fret not, your computer isn’t infected by some sort of virus. It’s just an issue that Skype has been having recently and...

Skype updates for Windows and Mac versions

07/06/2012, Do you use Skype every single day, whether it is for work as you operate remotely from your office, or for you to communicate with a loved one, where you are both separated by thousands of miles? Regardless, having the latest update to your software is...

Skype for Android passes 70 million download mark

06/25/2012, So you own an Android-powered smartphone – just what kind of apps do you have installed on it? Just take some time to scroll through your program list, and if you happen to have Skype for Android, you can be quite sure that you are part of the 70...

Skype 5.8 arrives for Mac and is OS X Mountain Lion-ready

06/14/2012, Heads up Mac users, it looks like Skype for OS X has been updated to version 5.8 and will be bringing about several features that used to be exclusive to the Windows version. For starters Skype for Mac will be bringing back the slim and floating contact...

Job listing hints at deep Skype integration for the Xbox

05/29/2012, Last month it was spotted in a job listing that Microsoft was looking to hire individuals that would help with the integration of Skype into its Xbox gaming console. Given Microsoft’s acquisition of the VoIP company last year, we guess it wasn’t a...

Skype 5.9 for Windows hotfix released

05/08/2012, Skype has just introduced a hotfix to Skype 5.9 for Windows, where this hot release build will offer a fix for issues that affect the signing in process for a handful of users. Of course, if Microsoft (and any other software provider for that matter) has...

Say it with Skype this Mother’s Day

05/07/2012, You know the saying – if momma ain’t happy, ain’t nobody happy. Mother’s Day is just around the corner – this weekend, in fact, so you might want to drop by mom’s place and give her a big hug and a peck on the cheek,...

Skype Exploit Reveals All User IP Addresses

04/30/2012,   An exploit on Skype has been highlighted in a blog post by SkypeOpenSource and it runs through a process through which users might be able to obtain another user’s local and remote IP address. The IP address reveals a particular user’s city or...

Skype Launches Humoticons Facebook App

04/27/2012, Skype has launched a new app in conjunction with its new “It’s Time for Skype” marketing campaign which the company claims to be about putting the “humanity” element back into how people communicate. Skype claims that ‘Skypers’ often make...

Skype for Android updated with faster startup time

04/27/2012, Heads up Android Skype users, it looks like an update for your VoIP app is now available for download. While this isn’t a major update, there are some changes that the update has brought that we’re sure will be welcome by Android users who rely on...