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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...

Facebook iPhone Messenger VoIP Feature Not Powered By Skype

01/17/2013, Facebook announced yesterday its iPhone Messenger application would receive the ability to make VoIP calls in the U.S., which was previously only made available to Canadian users as a way to test the feature before rolling it out in the U.S. Seeing how...

Facebook Rolls Out VoIP Calling To U.S. iPhone Messenger Users

01/16/2013, Earlier this month, Facebook updated its iPhone Messenger App to be a little more than just a way for you to IM your Facebook friends, that is, if for some reason you prefer to do it in a standalone application rather than reading your messages through...

Lady Gaga Chats Up Fans On Skype This Thursday

01/15/2013, Are you one of Lady Gaga’s little monsters? If you think that you are worthy of being called so (some others might beg to differ), then make sure you mark January 17th on your calendars, where at 2pm PST, Lady Gaga will carry out a Skype group video...

Skype Updates Windows Client To Integrate With Microsoft Outlook

01/10/2013, Back in 2011, Microsoft announced it had purchased Skype for a cool $8.5 billion, and shortly thereafter we started seeing Microsoft slowly start to integrate it into its products, even ending its own Windows Live Messenger and having those users move...

Windows Live Messenger To Be Discontinued March 15

01/09/2013, I have personally not logged into Windows Live Messenger for at least a year, or maybe even longer, but the point is that it has been a while. Skype is now my main mode of communicating with friends and family, and it looks like Microsoft plans to move...