Back in January, some of us were able to see Microsoft's vision for integrating Skype into Windows 10 Mobile. At the time, we noted that the method was very reminiscent of how Windows Phone 7 worked with Facebook messaging. Microsoft in effect is looking to merge seamlessly Skype messaging into the regular SMS app for a unified experience. Show More Summary
Last month Microsoft launched its Skype for Business app for Windows Phone devices, and if you’re wondering when the app will make its way onto iOS or Android, you might not have to wait much longer. Microsoft has since announced that they are launching the technical preview of Skype for Business for iOS and Android devices. Show More Summary
Skype for Business (previously known as Lync 2013) app today got updated to v6.1. This is a minor update with only bug fixes. Key features: • View shared content during a meeting, on your mobile device • Initiate a group conversation (IM or video) or invite additional participants • Join, rejoin, and initiate a Skype […]
Microsoft has now discontinued the "Modern" Skype app for Windows 8 and 8.1, but the promised new Windows 10 messaging, phone, and video apps with Skype integration are coming sometime this summer.
Earlier this year, Microsoft confirmed that the company will be releasing a new Messaging app for Windows 10 which will come with Skype integration built-in. Since then, the company hasn’t really opened its mouth about the messaging app and it isn’t currently available on Windows 10 Technical Preview builds. Thankfully though, Microsoft is finally opening […]
Microsoft has rolled out an update for Skype on Windows Phone. The company has bumped the official offering to version 22.214.171.124 (only a small increment from the previous release), but we're not too sure what's included in the update...
Microsoft today updated the Skype app for Windows Phone devices to v126.96.36.199. This is just a minor update with no new features. It however includes some general fixes and improvements. App Features: – Call friends and family with free Skype to Skype voice calls over 3G or WiFi and enjoy low cost calls to mobiles […]
Microsoft is rolling out is Skype for Business unified communications app for Windows Phone 8.1.
Microsoft today announced the launch of a new Skype for Business app for Windows Phone. Previously Skype for Business could be accessed through the Lync 2013 app, but now Skype for Business is getting its own dedicated Windows Phone app. There are some notable improvements in the new app, which the Skype for Business team […]
Microsoft today replaced its Lync 2013 corporate messaging app with Skype for Business for Windows Phone. The app has a refreshed user interface for messaging, more emoticons, and improved interactions with the server. Microsoft says...Show More Summary
Say goodbye to Lync 2013—the new Skype for Business app...
Microsoft has now launched its official Skype for Business app for Windows Phone as a replacement for its old Lync 2013 app. Microsoft began internally testing the Skype for Business app a few months ago, but it has now pulled the trigger and made the app live for everyone to use.
Lync 2013 app just got updated in Windows Phone Store with Skype for Business branding, new look & feel, new emoticons support and more. Find the full change log below. What’s new in version 6.0: – Lync 2013 is now Skype for Business (both in name and logo) – New Look and feel & Emoticons […]
What is the best way to make a video call from your Android device to a Windows, Mac, or Linux desktop computer, or an iPhone, or a Windows Phone? Since the arrival of Skype video calling, more and more companies have attempted to get...Show More Summary
A lack of changelogs appears to be a common theme with some apps nowadays, and the most recent culprits are Facebook Messenger and Skype for Windows Phone. Both apps have received updates, but left out changelogs — so don't expect anything in the way of major new features.
Less than a week after the last update Microsoft has pushed out another update for the Skype for Windows Phone app. The update takes the app from v188.8.131.52 to v184.108.40.206, and presumably consists of the usual bug fixes and performance improvements. If our readers notice any changes, let us know in the comments. Download it […]
Lync 2013 for Windows Phone app just got updated to v5.9.1371.0 in Windows Phone Store. This is minor update with no new features. Soon Lync for Windows Phone will become Skype for Business. The change brings a fresh new look and simplified controls to all the features and functionality you already know. What’s New in […]
Skype for Windows Phone has gotten a minor update on the Windows Phone Store. While the update bumps things up to version 220.127.116.11, there doesn't appear to be anything new to report.
While we know the Universal Skype app is not long for this world, being replaced in Windows 10 Mobile with built-in integration, it does not fortunately mean that Microsoft has stopped maintaining the current version. Microsoft has just posted a small update to their app, from version v18.104.22.168 to v22.214.171.124, in what I can only […]
Microsoft today updated Skype for Windows Phone app to v126.96.36.199. There is no change log in the Store listing, if you noticed any changes, let us know in the comments. Couple of months back, Microsoft updated this app with a new, compact design. Looks like this update includes just general fixes and improvements. Download it […]