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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...

Skype Integration Comes To OneDrive

03/08/2016, Microsoft is gradually integrating Skype with many of its other services so it was only a matter of time before we saw Skype being integrated with OneDrive, and that’s what the teams have announced today. Skype has now been integrated with OneDrive,...

Microsoft Thought About Buying Slack For $8 Billion

03/06/2016, Slack is a relatively new messaging platform that’s rapidly gaining popularity, particularly among enterprise users as it more than just holds a candle to the likes of Skype. Several new features are being added to Slack in the near future which...

Slack To Take On Skype With Voice And Video Chat

03/02/2016, Skype is widely used by individuals and businesses for communication and it continues to hold its own against similar services like Hangouts. Slack is a relatively new entry in this arena but it has been signing up customers rather quickly. Soon the new...

Skype Will Be Shutting Qik Down March 24

02/22/2016, Back in 2014, Microsoft launched the Qik app. Unlike traditional messaging apps where you send text messages, what made Qik unique was the ability to send your messages as video clips, kind of like Snapchat. However it looks like the app’s days are...

Skype For iOS Gets Native Support For Microsoft Office

02/16/2016, A new update of Skype for iOS has been released today and it focuses on making it simple for users to collaborate and get things done on the move. Skype for iOS now has native support for Microsoft Office documents which means that they can easily be...

Skype Will Now Hide IP Addresses By Default

01/22/2016, When you’re playing a game online, sometimes players on the losing team might not be particularly gracious. While you might meet many who hurl verbal abuse at you, there are some who go that extra distance by searching for your Skype ID and IP address,...

Skype For Android Updated With New Features

01/20/2016, Skype’s mobile apps on major platforms already provide a long list of features that include group instant messaging, file sharing, while group video calls will soon be coming to mobile as well. Today it’s rolling out an update for Skype for...

Skype Translator Now Available For All Skype For Windows Users

01/13/2016, Quite a while back Microsoft launched a separate Skype Translator app which provided real-time translation in seven languages. Since the feature was in beta it was not incorporated into the main app but now the company is confident enough that this...

Skype Meetings Can Now Be Scheduled In Outlook For iOS

01/13/2016, With Microsoft owning both Outlook and Skype, we suppose it shouldn’t really be a stretch to think that eventually the Redmond company might consider integrating them with each other one day. In fact that day has come as the iOS version of Outlook will...

Skype Brings Free Group Video Calls To Mobile Devices

01/12/2016, While Skype on mobile has always been able to make video calls, what it did lack was group video calls meaning that if you wanted to participate in a group video chat while on the go, that would not be possible. This is despite the fact that a similar...