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Saudi Arabia: Skype And WhatsApp Fail To Comply With Regulations

03/31/2013, Most of the world is aware that Saudi Arabia is not exactly the most liberal of countries, mainly because there is no separation between religion and the state. Having said that, there are some rules in that particular country that would have folks living...

New Skype Windows Phone 8 App Update Brings HD Video Support

03/19/2013, Skype has released a new Windows Phone 8 app update today. The new Skype for Windows Phone 8 version 2.4 brings HD video calling support for high end devices. These devices include the likes of Nokia Lumia 920, HTC 8X and the Samsung Ativ S. The HD video...

Internet Proxy Weddings On The Rise

03/06/2013, My wife and I will soon be celebrating our one-year wedding anniversary next month, and one of the last things we both would have considered would be to get hitched through a webcam, or better known as a proxy wedding. But apparently this method of...

Skype For Windows 8 Updated

02/21/2013, A new software update is always more than welcome by hardware owners, but if and only if the software itself has been thoroughly tested to make sure that it runs smooth as butter without causing more headaches. After all, an update ought to come with its...

Logitech TV Cam HD Review

02/15/2013, The Logitech TV Cam HD brings Logitech into a market that is highly desired, but yet poorly served: Skype on the big screen. It is obvious that a lot of people would love using Skype on their TV, and the proliferation large and cheap LCD TVs only makes...

Windows Live Messenger Merging With Skype on April 8

02/15/2013, After years of service, Windows Live Messenger is going to be merged into Skype. This makes sense and was largely expected since Skype has much more clout, offers more services and has evolved much faster than Windows Live Messenger did. This was...

Skype 6.2 Gets eGifting, New Toolbar

02/13/2013, Microsoft has released Skype version 6.2 for Windows and Mac. The new version features eGifting, a new toolbar and a few other bug improvements. When Skype users receive notifications for friend’s birthdays, they can send credit as gifts to these...

Skype 6.1 For Windows Desktop Boasts Of Outlook Integration

02/13/2013, When Skype was released all those years ago, who would have thought that it would have grown to be such a big monster than it is today? Well, Skype has now entered version 6.1 territory (for the Windows platform anyways), where it sports Outlook...

Skype Begins To Offer Direct Carrier Billing

02/05/2013, It looks like Skype users in Russia can now purchase additional credits for making calls around the world. Apparently Skype has entered into a partnership with mobile billing company Mach to come up with a new mobile payment option in at least three...

Skype Makes It Easier To Find Free Calls Using Click To Call

01/18/2013, The best things in life are free. So Skype is announcing a nifty update today to its Skype Click to Call feature. Skype has just launched version 6.5 for Skype Click to Call on Windows, and version 2.4 for Skype Click to Call on Mac. The update for the...