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Skype on Windows Phone is now slightly more useful thanks to a location-sharing feature that comes w

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Skype on Windows Phone is now slightly more useful thanks to a location-sharing feature that comes with the latest update. Also, you can now turn off notifications for individual conversation, a polite way to block annoying friends. [Engadget] Read more...

Skype for Windows Phone Adds Location Sharing

Skype today announced an update to its app for Windows Phone devices that introduces location sharing for the first time. Skype version 2.22 is compatible with Windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone 8.1. The sharing feature permits users to transmit their location data to others within IM conversations. Show More Summary

Skype for Windows Phone gets location sharing, picture saving, and notification controls for each conversation

Skype today updated its Windows Phone app with three new features. You can download the new version now directly from the Windows Phone Store. First up, you can now share your location with the people in your conversation. To turn on...Show More Summary

Skype launches location sharing — and it’s not a security flaw this time

Today Skype launched a new location sharing feature for Windows Phone 8 and 8.1, a curious move considering Skype’s history of leaking the location of its users via widely-reported security flaws. This time Skype’s location sharing feature is voluntary. Skype shares in a blog post that Skype 2.22 for Windows Phone now enables you to send “a Bing map […]

Skype to End Support for Windows Phone 7 and Symbian

2 months agoTechnology / Mobile : Phone Scoop

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

2 months agoTechnology / Mobile : Phone Scoop

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

3 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

4 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

4 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

6 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

6 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

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