You no longer have to live in one of a few fortunate countries to make a Skype call while checking your Outlook.com email: as of today, Skype for Outlook.com is available worldwide. All you need now is to download a browser plugin and link your Skype...
Skype today announced it has temporarily pulled the Skype Click to Call plugin for Safari. The company said it is “no longer compatible with the Safari (Mac) browser” due to... Keep reading ?
Please upgrade your browser MP3 File (run time 36:24) Joining me for episode #182 are Michael Grogan and Dr. Brenda Dmello, joining me via Skype from Tanzania where they are working together to use Lean to improve health care at the Comprehensive Community Based Rehabilitation in Tanzania (CCBRT). Michael is Irish born and left his career in the United […]
A new video chat platform allows you to create one on one video chats, video conferences or large scale webinars for free – and potentially profit from them too. Spreecast, now in its beta launch, isn’t just some Skype, Google Hangout or GoToMeeting knockoff. Show More Summary
Windows: If you've ever played a full-screen game and wished you could open a browser or respond to an IM without tabbing out, Overwolf is the utility for you. The app adds useful tools so you can look up strategies, chat with friends, control your music, and more, all without leaving the game. Read more...
Microsoft has begun rolling out a new feature in Outlook that allows you to make Skype calls right in your browser. It's starting in the UK today and rolling out to the US over the next month. Check out the Skype blog for more info. Read more...
Microsoft – which bought Skype back in 2011 – is starting to rollout the ability to make Skype audio and video calls from within an email thread on outlook.com … With the preview version of Skype for Outlook.com you can enjoy Skype video and audio calls right from your inbox — less typing, more talking! [...]
Microsoft is rolling out a preview version of Skype for Outlook.com, allowing users to make calls and send instant messages from within the webmail service using a browser plugin. The preview is available to U.K. customers users and is coming to the U.S. Show More Summary
Mozilla's latest effort to bring the social web to Firefox taps the company's fledgling Social API to create a demo that puts real-time video calls, files sharing and chat right in the browser. It's one part Skype, one part Facebook and all parts open web.
According to a report on GigaOm that leans on postings for Microsoft positions, the company intends to use the WebRTC technology to take Skype into the browser. WebRTC is a critical...
Skype is taking first steps towards a browser-based future, and key to these efforts is a technology originally open sourced by Google: WebRTC could allow Skype to run video chats int he browser without any plugins, and finally make the company open up its walled garden.
A series of job ads show that Microsoft is building a Skype client for Web …
Some recent job openings posted by Microsoft hint that the software giant is working on a new HTML5 version of Skype to run in web browsers. Microsoft has put up several job postings on its website, looking to hire developers … Continue reading ? Skype for Browsers Shows Microsoft’s Love for HTML5 is a post from: SiliconANGLE We're now available on the Kindle! Subscribe today.
With software developers moving more of their platforms online and into the cloud it was only a matter of time before regular apps were converted en mass and that looks to be the goal for Microsoft’s Skype platform. The tech giant on Monday posted a job advert on its official careers website which seeks developers [...]Show More Summary
Microsoft is looking for developers to help it build a "Skype for Browsers." Think Facebook video chats without the need for Facebook.
Google might be doing everything it can to turn Chrome into a full-fledged Skype competitor, but it looks like Microsoft has been planning to challenge them in the cloud all along. Based on what the Skype team is searching for in a handful of new job ads, Skype will soon offer a cross-platform communication experience [...]
A series of job postings from Microsoft hint at - well, actually they come out and state that - Microsoft intends to bring Skype to the web browser. The posts, which describe positions for software development engineers, mention that...Show More Summary
Microsoft is working on a new version of Skype to run in Web browsers, and is hiring developers to build it. At least four job ads describe a "Skype for Browsers" project and show that Microsoft is looking for software engineers in London...Show More Summary
Microsoft has been all about open standards in recent times, hammering away at robust HTML5 support in IE9 and IE10 and pushing the concept of “same markup” for all web browsers. Now, they’re making Live Messenger a whole lot more open by providing access via the XMPP protocol. XMPP — also known as Jabber — [...]