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Skype for Windows Phone is still on its way

10/21/2011, Since Microsoft purchased Skype earlier this year for a king’s ransom (to the tune of $8.5 billion to be exact), there was one question that constantly made its rounds online as well as offline – will Microsoft be incorporating the Skype VoIP...

New Skype removes Google product offers

10/14/2011, Yesterday we reported that Skype has been officially acquired by Microsoft, and while it’s only been a day it looks like Microsoft has already released new versions of its Skype software. The new versions of Skype 5.5 and Skype 5.6 now no longer...

Microsoft welcomes Skype officially

10/13/2011, We all know that Microsoft picked up Skype for a cool $8.5 billion in May earlier this year, with boards of directors from both Microsoft and Skype having approved the acquisition previously. Well, not much was heard concerning this merger since then, but...

Skype in-flight video call made on MSNBC TV

09/29/2011, Ever received or made a Skype video call to somebody who was on an airplane? I can’t say I have, but the folks over at MSNBC have, in a news segment shot yesterday. Time magazine’s senior political analyst, Mark Halperin, called up the studio...

Skype 2.5 for Android announced

09/29/2011, It was just recently that we brought you word that Skype for iOS is now compatible with Bluetooth headsets, and here is another piece of juicy news – Skype for Android has hit version 2.5, which means it will be able to offer video support for...

Skype for iOS works with Bluetooth headsets

09/27/2011, Do you happen to enjoy using Skype on the iPhone? If you do, surely you must have been wondering how come that app failed to support Bluetooth headsets for the longest time. Well, this is no longer the case, where Skype’s iOS app has been given a shot...

Skype knows of XSS vulnerability in iOS apps

09/20/2011, Skype is well aware of the XSS vulnerability that is apparent in iOS apps, and the VoIP company (which has been bought up by Microsoft by the way) is working hard on the situation in order to make sure it gets fixed as soon as possible. Those who use...

Skype 5.4 Beta for OS X features Facebook integration

09/15/2011, Skype introduced Facebook integration in its IM/VoIP client not too long ago, but it was only available for Windows users, which meant that Mac users didn’t get the chance to use Facebook from within Skype itself. Starting today though, that has all...

HP Webcam HD 5210 lets you Skype in HD

09/14/2011, If there’s one thing great about technology, it’s the ability to keep in touch with the people we care about even though they’re thousands of miles away. We’ve come a long way since the introduction of 320 x 240 webcams (remember...

FREETALK Connect Me Home Phone Adapter for Skype announced

08/31/2011, Skype loves making communication with your close and loved ones easier all the time – and their latest effort consists of the FREETALK Connect Me Home Phone Adapter, where it will let you enjoy a true blue Skype experience on your current handset....

Skype acquires GroupMe

08/22/2011, Update: We have heard that Skype paid $85 million for GroupMe. That’s a tidy sum no matter how you scrutinize it for sure. Skype has flexed their financial muscles by picking up GroupMe, a group messaging service that was founded by Jared Hecht and...

Windows Phone to have deep Skype integration?

08/11/2011, When Microsoft announced the purchase of Skype earlier this year, people immediately speculated about the company implementing it into Windows Phone. However it wasn’t officially mentioned by Skype or Microsoft until recently when Skype’s Vice...

Video calling capability discovered in Facebook Messenger app

08/10/2011, Earlier today we reported that Facebook had announced a standalone messenger app which basically allows you to send messages to your Facebook friends without having to launch the native Facebook app, which we decided was rather bloated and consumed data...