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Skype Tests Out New Windows Desktop & Mac Experiences

05/23/2014, The folks over at Microsoft, who happen to own Skype just in case you were hiding under a rock for the past three years, has just announced that they have kicked off a new round of testing for a new user interface when it comes to the Windows desktop as...

Xbox One Skype Snap Finally Possible

05/20/2014, The Xbox One has a variety of software features that sets it apart from its competition, Snap mode is one of them. Users are capable of running two apps simultaneously, the only caveat is that the apps themselves must be able to support Snap...

Skype For Windows 8.1 Updated Again

05/06/2014, While Microsoft did release an update to the Skype app for Windows 8.1 slightly more than a month back, this does not mean that the software giant is going to rest on its laurels. No sir, they do seem to be committed to rolling out newer versions and...

Skype Community Achieves 2,000,000th User

05/01/2014, Just like how we celebrate birthdays in life alongside other memories in the form of anniversaries, so too, do apps take the same approach – especially the more popular ones. I am referring to the likes of WhatsApp that has recently achieved half a...

Skype Removes Potentially Offensive Emojis

04/30/2014, Skype has had its fair share of emojis in the past and present, and has even had the tie in with Captain America, parachuting in limited time emojis along the way. Well, the online video chat service has recently done away with some of its emojis that...

Skype Offers Free Group Video Calling

04/28/2014, Microsoft’s Skype has just announced that they will offer free group video calling, which might just be the catalyst where more and more group video calls are made. After all, not everyone can remain behind a computer at all times, and some video calls...

Voxeet 2.0 with Dial-in Support and Voxeet for Mac – Review

04/14/2014, Voxeet is an impressive audio conference application that provides 3DHD sound. Launched at DEMOFall 2012, Voxeet is available for free for Windows, Android and iOS, and a week ago, the company launched the Mac version alongside its 2.0 update. With Voxeet...

Skype For Xbox One Getting Update Next Week

04/10/2014, For those of you out there who love to use Skype across numerous platforms, even on a console like the Xbox One, here is news for you – Skype has announced that there will be an update to Skype for Xbox One rolling out some time next week, although...

Skype For Modern Windows 2.7 Introduces New Features

04/08/2014, Skype has just rolled out a brand new version of Skype for modern Windows, where you will be given the ability to manage your availability considering just how hectic your schedule can get in the long run. For instance, if you opt to be Invisible, you are...

Skype For Windows Phone 8.1, Windows 8.1 Announced

04/02/2014, Microsoft’s Build Conference that was held in San Francisco today saw the debut of some pretty interesting handsets, in addition to the announcement of Windows Phone 8.1 that ought to tickle your fancy. Apart from that, there is also a spanking new...

Skype Could Feature New Chat UI For Windows Desktop

04/01/2014, While some might call this to be an April Fool’s prank, it apparently isn’t as the person who leaked out what seems to be an update to the Skype client which boasted of a new chat UI for the hugely popular VoIP program. The tipster known as...

Qik To Officially Shut Its Doors On The 30th Of April

03/20/2014, Back in 2011, Qik, the video streaming service, was acquired by Skype for a whopping $150 million (this admittedly seems little compared to recent acquisitions like Nokia, Instagram or WhatsApp). Well the bad news for those who are still enjoying Qik’s...