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Skype to End Support for Windows Phone 7 and Symbian

Microsoft recently indicated it will cease to support Skype on devices running Windows Phone 7 and Symbian. The company said it will retire the official Skype app for WP7, as well as any ancillary apps that support it over the next few weeks. Show More Summary

Skype Improves Photo Sharing for Windows Phone

Skype today updated its mobile application for devices running Windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone 8.1. The new version of Skype makes it possible to send photos to one or more contacts at a time, as well as receive photos from other Windows Phone and iOS devices. Show More Summary

Skype for Windows Phone gets option to send photos, longer conversation history, text mark-up, and more

Skype today updated its Windows Phone app with new features available for both Windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone 8.1 users. You can download the new version now directly from the Windows Phone Store. The app is now at version 2.21. Here...Show More Summary

Skype 2.19 brings Cortana integration in Windows Phone 8.1

The Skype Team has released Skype 2.19 today for Windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone 8.1. This update includes some exciting new capabilities including increased language support from 19 to 51 languages, fast app resume, improved notifications and the ability to edit your last sent message. Show More Summary

Welcome, Cortana, part of Skype 2.19 update for Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8!

A Skype update now available for Windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone 8.1 integrates Cortana, Microsoft’s new digital personal assistant. Now you can start Skype video and audio calls by simply asking Cortana something like “Skype, get Mom on the screen.” Cortana is currently available in the U.S. Show More Summary

Skype for Windows Phone update brings Cortana integration to let you dial with your voice

Skype has released a new version of its app for Windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone 8.1 devices which increases language support, provides an option to allow editing of your last sent message and, where applicable, provides integration with Microsoft’s Cortana virtual assistant. Show More Summary

Skype Adds Cortana to Windows Phone App

2 months agoTechnology / Mobile : Phone Scoop

Skype today updated its mobile application for the Windows Phone platform and added support for Cortana, Microsoft's virtual assistant. Windows Phone 8.1 users can now use voice commands to launch Skype conversations. The updated app...Show More Summary

Skype for iOS gets Windows Phone-style makeover with version 5.0

Microsoft on Thursday unleashed an all-new version of its popular Skype messaging application for iOS, bringing a visual overhaul that matches the app to its Windows Phone counterpart and a number of improvements to speed and stabil...

Improved Skype for iPhone looks a lot like the Windows Phone version

2 months agoTechnology : GigaOM

Microsoft released Skype for iPhone version 5.0, which brings performance improvements as well as a Windows Phone-style theme.

Skype 5.0 released for iPhone with new look and improvements

The new 5.0 version of Skype is now available to download for iPhone devices, after being announced by Microsoft earlier this week. This update revamps its user interface so it looks more like its Windows Phone and Android counterparts. Show More Summary

Skype's redesigned iPhone app is all about sharing things faster

2 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

Skype has been lavishing attention on its Android and Windows Phone messaging apps as of late, but it's now time for the iPhone client to get a makeover -- and it's one of the company's biggest overhauls in recent memory. The new software brings a...

Remastered Skype for iPhone is coming, touted as the ‘biggest change ever’

Skype is getting a brand new iPhone app, redesigned from the ground up to create a “consistent look and feel with the Windows Phone and Android apps,” the Microsoft-owned company announced earlier today. The app isn’t live yet, and it...Show More Summary

Skype for Windows Phone 8.1 easily jumps from voice to video and works with Cortana

5 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

Now that the Windows Phone 8.1 and Cortana announcements are out of the way, Skype's spilling the details on its upcoming app refresh for Microsoft's new mobile platform. The upgraded Skype app for WP 8.1 will feature a new button that you can press...

Skype For Windows Phone 8.1, Windows 8.1 Announced

5 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Ubergizmo

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...Show More Summary

Skype for Windows Phone 8.1 can upgrade calls to video chats, integrates with Cortana, and comes preinstalled

At Microsoft’s Build 2014, Skype got a brief mention during the Windows Phone 8.1 demo, but now the details are officially live. Skype for Windows Phone 8.1 will let you upgrade calls to video chats, features Cortana integration, and for the first time comes preinstalled. Show More Summary

Skype for Windows Phone Added to Stock Phone App

5 months agoTechnology / Mobile : Phone Scoop

Microsoft is working on an update to Skype for the Windows Phone 8.1 platform. The new version of the app incorporates Skype into the native phone app. Users will be able to start a traditional voice call and automatically transition to a Skype call (or video call) thanks to new buttons. Microsoft didn't say when the new version of Skype will be available.

Viber's Windows Phone 8 app now allows you to call any number you want

5 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

How does Viber celebrate being acquired for a ton of money? By bringing one of its most popular features, Viber Out, to Windows Phone 8 -- that's how. In second thought, we're probably way off. Still, the Skype rival has indeed updated its WP8...

Skype For Windows Phone Requires Microsoft Account

6 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Ubergizmo

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 theShow More Summary

Skype now lets you sign up with a Microsoft account, updates its Windows Phone app

6 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

It's been a long time coming, but Skype's revealed that folks can finally sign up for service using a Microsoft account. Skype believes this feature is perfect for users who perhaps want the least amount of logins possible, and it also points to...

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