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Skype For Modern Windows 2.7 Introduces New Features

Skype has just rolled out a brand new version of Skype for modern Windows, where you will be given the ability to manage your availability considering just how hectic your schedule can get in the long run. For instance, if you opt to...Show More Summary

Skype for modern Windows now lets you set your availability to Invisible and brings back sign out option

Skype today updated its modern Windows app (read: Metro version) with two new availability options. You can download the new release now directly from the Windows Store. Here’s the Skype 2.7 for modern Windows changelog: Invisible – This option lets you still receive incoming messages, but without others knowing you’re there to read them. Show More Summary

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

2 weeks 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

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

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

3 weeks 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 Could Feature New Chat UI For Windows Desktop

While some might call this to be an April Fool’s prank, it apparently isn’t as the person who leaked out what seems to be an update to the Skype client which boasted of a new chat UI for the hugely popular VoIP program. The tipster known...Show More Summary

Fleep, The Team Messaging App Built & Funded By ‘Skype Mafia’, Adds Mac, Windows And Android Apps

Fleep is adding Android, Mac and Windows to the list of supported platforms for its team-messaging app. Read More

Skype: This is Why I Refuse to Use You

  What does that even mean up there??? So bizarre. Sometimes, I have no choice but to use Skype because corporate people are still on there. I only have it on my work computer (a Windows machine) and absolutely refuse to use it for personal communication. It is a bloated piece of useless software that […]

Skype For Windows 8.1 Now Supports Chat Sync

Skype has been a popular VoIP or voice over internet protocol tool for a long time. Its widely used from people who simply want to stay in touch with the people they care about to businesses who deem it a cost effective telepresence solution. Show More Summary

Microsoft (mostly) fixes 'ring after pickup' bug in Skype for Windows 8.1

Microsoft has addressed the 'ring after pickup' bug in the Metro-Style version of Skype for Windows 8.1, a week after remedying the issue in Skype for the Windows desktop.

Skype for modern Windows now properly syncs your calls and chats, requires Windows 8.1

Skype today updated its modern Windows app (read: Metro version) with improvements to synchronization. You can download the new version now directly from the Window Store. Here’s the Skype 2.6 for modern Windows changelog: Synced calls:...Show More Summary

Skype For Windows Phone Requires Microsoft Account

2 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

2 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...

Skype for Windows Phone gets Microsoft account support, account linking, and a typing indicator

Skype today updated its Windows Phone app with support for Microsoft accounts, including when signing up for the service and for linking your Skype account, as well as a new... Keep reading ?

Lync and Software-Defined Networking

By Jamie Stark, Sr Product Marketing Mgr, Lync A little-known fact about the engineering team for Lync and Skype is that many of the people came out of the core networking division for Windows Server. While most of the world looks at...Show More Summary

New Lync app for Windows 8.1 now available

Many of you have installed the Windows update and are enjoying the new, cool features of Windows including a new Skype app. If you haven’t upgraded yet, you now have another great reason – the new update to Lync is available today and only for Windows 8.1. Show More Summary

Skype 4.5 for Android Gets Picture-In Picture Windows

Skype has recently introduced some huge improvements to their app on Android, particularly if you have an Android tablet. Most notably, Android users can now see a Skype window within other apps they are using. In a blog post, introducing...Show More Summary

Why The Classic Desktop Version Trumps Skype For Windows 8

Want to make voice and video calls on your Windows 8 computer? A touchscreen version of Skype is available from Microsoft, but how does it compare to the desktop version? Skype for Windows 8 Modern: Why? One of the most surprising things about Windows 8 is that Skype isn’t pre-installed. Show More Summary

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