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Call button appears on Facebook’s messaging system?

01/27/2011, We’ve long been hearing rumors of voice calls within Facebook, possibly with some integration with Skype. Now a leaked picture seems to show a “Call” button appear in the Facebook messaging system. The button apparently appeared for a brief moment...

Skype to acquire Qik

01/06/2011, Skype seems to be going from strength to strength. After the VoIP company recently updated its iOS app to support video chat, the company has announced that it has entered a definitive agreement to acquire Qik, the popular provider of mobile video...

Skype 3.0 for iOS brings video calls over 3G and Wi-Fi

12/29/2010, We’ve been hearing whispers about it for a while, and now the latest version of Skype for the iPhone offers users the luxury of making Skype to Skype video calls from their iPhone via Wi-Fi or 3G. They will also be able to communicate with desktop users...

Skype downtime clarified – problem with supernodes

12/23/2010, For those of you who are affected by Skype’s downtime, fret not, help is on the way. According to a blog post on the official Skype blog, Peter Parkes, Skype’s blogger-in-chief announced that the downtime is caused by their supernodes going...

Skype is Down

12/22/2010, We noticed that Skype is down, and according to the real-time chatter on the web, we’re definitely not the only ones. If you can’t use Skype – you’re not alone!  Skype is indeed working to resolve the situation, according to a...

Skype For Android Updated To Support Galaxy S And SD Card Installs

12/16/2010, Getting Skype installed on your Android-powered device might not be as simple as getting it installed on the iPhone, due to device support. The good news is that Galaxy S phones that are running Android 2.2 Froyo will now be able to install the popular...

Skype for Symbian receives updates

12/08/2010, Skype for Symbian has just been updated, as this enhanced application will now be able to support more Symbian-powered smartphones than ever before, among them including the Nokia N8, Nokia C7 and Nokia E5. One of the new features that is thrown into the...

Skype For Android Finally Arrives!

10/05/2010, Android users have been screaming for it for ages, and now Skype has finally complied and is offering Skype for a wide range of Android phones. Android users only need to point their mobile browser to skype.com/m and follow the instructions. Aside from...

Facebook And Skype To Improve Chat Integration

09/29/2010, You might not be too fond of the Facebook Chat instant messaging service, but word is going around that Facebook and Skype are gearing up to announce a deal that will see Skype accounts integrated with Facebook Connect, allowing Facebook friends to...

Logitech HD Webcams Allow HD Video Calling On Skype

09/20/2010, Skype users who’ve been looking to get a dose of HD video calling should be happy to hear that Logitech has confirmed that the company’s latest HD webcams allow users to make 720p HD video calls on Skype from PC to PC, just make sure that...

Skype Announces SkypeKit To Allow Other Products To Plug Into Skype

07/14/2010, Could we be using Skype from various other programs in the future? Considering that Skype has just announced SkypeKit, a collection of software and APIs that allows Internet-connected devices or applications to offer Skype voice and video calls, it looks...

India could ban Blackberry, Skype and Gmail

07/01/2010, The Department of Telecom (DoT) in India could very well place a ban on BlackBerry devices, Skype as well as Gmail services if they do not comply with the government’s request to ensure that data going through their networks will be made available...

Litl Webbook works great with Skype

06/25/2010, The $399 Litl Webbook is now compatible with Skype, allowing you to make both video and voice calls since the Skype app in new Litl Webbooks will be integrated from this fall onwards, although existing users will not miss out on the experience either with...

Logitech C910 HD webcam launched

06/10/2010, It’s been a while since Logitech had launched new high-end webcams and the Logitech C910 lifts webcams to the next level: HD. It is the first Logitech webcam that the company qualifies as 720p capable for video calls and if users are recording to...