Video“Microsoft Monday” takes a look back at the past week of news related to Microsoft. Last week, “Microsoft Monday” included details about Office 2016 for Windows PCs, a teaser about the Xbox One bundles, Minecraft coming to Oculus Rift, etc. This week, “Microsoft Monday” will focus on Windows 10 privacy concerns, [...]
Yesterday, a new build of Windows 10 leaked out on the internet, giving us a sneak peak at what Microsoft has been working on for the past few weeks. Windows 10 Build 10558 comes with three new apps: Skype Messaging, Skype Video, and Microsoft Phone — alongside these new apps, Microsoft has also added a […]
Windows 10 Build 10558 leaked out yesterday, bringing the new universal Skype experience, and some other improvements. With Build 10558, Microsoft has added a new feature dubbed as Find My Device. The feature currently appears for the Enterprise SKU users only, and it doesn’t seem to work on Build 10558. If you are an Enterprise […]
Yesterday, Windows 10 Build 10558 leaked out on the internet. The latest build of Windows 10 brings a handful of new features, including the new Skype apps, improvements for the Start Menu and some new icons. Alongside the new UI improvements, Microsoft has added a couple of new features for Microsoft Edge — the default browser […]
Earlier this evening, Windows 10 Build 10558 leaked out on the internet. The latest build of Windows 10 brings a bunch of new goodies, including the new Universal Skype Experience, and some improvements for Edge. With build 10558, Microsoft has added three new apps which are part of the new Universal Skype Experience: Phone, Video, […]
Late last year Microsoft released the Skype Translator preview application, it allowed users to get real time translation in multiple languages. Since then hundreds of thousands of people have used the preview app and provided Microsoft with valuable feedback. Show More Summary
Microsoft is starting with the desktop version of Skype for Windows 7, 8 and 10 PCs.
Microsoft is starting to integrate its Skype Translator technology directly into Skype, starting with the desktop version of Skype for Windows 7, 8 and 10 PCs.
After offering Windows 8.1 and Windows 10 users a Skype Translator preview app to try out, Microsoft now thinks the features are ready for prime time. The company is rolling out the real-time speech and text translation features in that preview to the regular Skype for Windows app over the next few weeks.
Skype today started rolling out its Skype Translator tool to all Windows users. Six voice languages (English, French, German, Italian, Mandarin, Spanish) and 50 messaging languages are now built into the Skype for Windows desktop app. Until now, Skype Translator was in preview on Windows. The Microsoft-owned company announced in June it would integrate the […]
Microsoft has today added its Star Trek-style translator to Skype for Windows. With live translation available for six voice languages (English, French, German, Italian, Mandarin and Spanish) and 50 messaging languages, it’s a big step...Show More Summary
There are many ways to use Skype on your Windows Phone: video calls, voice calls, messaging. But if you want to use it to the max, check out our best shortcuts and suggestions. As requested by a reader in our previous post on Top tips for using WhatsApp on your Lumia, we’ve put together our […]
There are many ways to use Skype on your Windows...
GroupMe is Microsoft’s group chat app, currently under the wing of the Skype team. The app has just been updated to version 188.8.131.52. As usual for a Microsoft app it comes without a changelog, but fortunately their twitter support revealed that the update merely brings a change to the publisher name for the app. The […]
In July, Microsoft stated that it would "roll out the Preview for Universal Skype experiences built into Messaging, Phone and Video apps on Windows 10" sometime during the summer. Well, summer has now come and gone with no such release, and now Microsoft is no longer offering any timeframe for when those app will be made available..
Earlier this year, Microsoft revealed that the company is working on a new, universal Skype experience for Windows 10 and Windows 10 Mobile. Microsoft announced that the company will be delivering the new Universal Skype experiences for Windows 10 “later this summer” as a preview. So, summer has just ended – where’s the new Universal […]
Microsoft recently unveiled Windows 10 to the world and there came a new and special feature. For the first time ever, developers of the Android and iOS applications can easily reuse their app codes, with some small tweaks, in developing apps for the Windows 10 Mobile platform. Show More Summary
If you like using the Microsoft Edge web browser inside Windows 10, and are also a heavy user of Skype, there's some good news coming soon. Microsoft says it plans to offer a way to launch Skype video and audio calls without the need for a plug-in application, sometime before the end of 2015.
Microsoft added support for ObjectRTC with Windows 10 Build 10547 just yesterday. The company also announced that Skype for Web will be bringing native support for voice and video calls in Microsoft Edge. The company states that with the new ORTC API preview for Microsoft Edge, the Skype web app will now be able to […]
The Skype app for Windows Phone, both 8.1 and on Windows 10 Mobile, is next on the list of Microsoft app updates this evening. While there's nothing new to report in the Windows Phone 8.1 version, there are some interesting changes to the Windows 10 Mobile version. Show More Summary