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LINE Call Flat-Rate Calling Feature Launched

03/17/2014, LINE users can already call other users for free through the app, but this new feature lets users call phone numbers in eight markets for a flat-rate. It had actually announced this feature back in February, but LINE Call has been formally launched today....

Skype For Xbox One Updated

03/14/2014, Skype has announced an update for Skype for Xbox One which adds better synchronized chats, push notifications, and bug fixes – among other things, here’s the exact list from Skype’s blog post: Improved Chat Marvel’s Captain America Contact...

Captain America Parachutes In As Skype Emoticon

03/13/2014, Skype chats has featured emoticons since 2004, and I am quite sure that many of us have memorized the number of fun faces, expressions and icons over the years, simply because they help convey a typed message with greater impact. Of course, living with...

Skype For Windows 8.1 Now Supports Chat Sync

03/10/2014, Skype has been a popular VoIP or voice over internet protocol tool for a long time. Its widely used from people who simply want to stay in touch with the people they care about to businesses who deem it a cost effective telepresence solution. However,...

British Hospital Could Rely On Skype For Consultations

03/10/2014, The world of technology has made life a whole lot easier to go through these days, and in the medical sector, it has also helped humanity extend one’s lifespan. Apart from that, technology has also made the whole world a lot smaller – a global...

Skype For Outlook.com Goes Global

03/04/2014, Last year a preview version of Skype integration into Outlook.com was rolled out to users in select markets. What it allows users to do is that they can tap into Skype without actually having to leave their Outlook inbox, this eliminates the need for...

Skype For Windows Phone Requires Microsoft Account

02/26/2014, Microsoft has picked up Skype slightly more than two and a half years ago for quite a hefty sum, but it does seem as though they have not been the fastest off the blocks to take over the app. While Skype was integrated into both the Windows and Windows...

Skype For Nokia X Created

02/26/2014, Skype has been quite the VoIP app that has plenty of staying power over the years, and I am quite sure that many happily married couples today have had the privilege of using this particular app in the past to keep in touch, especially when they are...

Skype Chat Experience Enhanced

02/13/2014, Every single piece of software or app needs to get an update from time to time in order to make sure it remains ahead of the competition, and Microsoft’s Skype VoIP app is no different. In fact, there is a new bunch of enhancements introduced to make...

Skype For iOS Updated, Supports Push Notifications Now

01/17/2014, There is nothing quite like having a new update for existing software to bring it up to speed with the rest of the market. Skype has proven to be quite the useful tool when it comes to communicating with family and friends, especially those who are living...

Skype Twitter Account Hacked, Group Posts Anti-Microsoft Sentiments

01/01/2014, It looks like 2014 is off to a series of hacks, with our report earlier claiming that Snapchat was hacked, compromising some 4.6 million user names and phone numbers in the process, and now it looks like Microsoft’s Skype Twitter and Facebook accounts...

Skype For Android 4.5 Rolls Out

12/13/2013, Just the other day, we read about how Microsoft rolled out a Skype for Windows Phone 8 update to the masses, and this time around, we have a little bit of something for Android device owners who cannot help but sneak in some Skype goodness into their...

Microsoft Updates Skype For Windows Phone 8

12/10/2013, Skype for Windows Phone 8 has just received an update, where it ought to come with upgraded features, while the version number of the app will be knocked up to 2.13. According to Microsoft, the new Windows Phone 8 Skype app will see the inclusion of a...