Earlier this month Microsoft announced the return of the feature previously known as Messaging Everywhere – now dubbed SMS relay – for Windows 10. SMS relay is a way by which users of Windows 10 can use to send SMS via their PC through their mobile devices – effectively relaying it. While Microsoft had a rudimentary form […]
Just last week, Microsoft re-introduced a much-needed feature for Skype on Windows 10: SMS syncing. The feature was previously known as “Messaging Everywhere” but Microsoft has now renamed it to “SMS Relay”. With SMS Relay, Windows 10 users can sync SMS between their Windows 10 PC and Mobile devices. Additionally, you will be able to […]
Earlier this month we broke the news of Microsoft’s Slack competitor, Skype teams, coming soon to Windows, MacOS, iOS, and Android. According to a report originating from Petri- “soon” might be as soon as early January next year. Petri’s Brad Sams reports that the new Skype Teams app may be another beneficiary of Microsoft’s misunderstood […]
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Microsoft today released a new Windows 10 preview for PCs. This build doesn’t have any notable new features but there is an updated Maps app, support for the texting via the Skype Preview released last week, and native support for USB Audio 2.0. Windows 10 is a service. As we wrote in our deep dive […]
Microsoft is reportedly working on a new, cross-platform Skype client. The app, which is apparently codenamed “Skype for Life” will be available on Windows, macOS, Linux, Android, and iOS. While there isn’t any concrete information on why the company is building a new client for Skype, but we suspect the company wants to provide a […]
Windows Insiders who still miss the experimental Messaging everywhere feature may want to get the latest version of Skype Preview for PC and Mobile. Microsoft has updated the app to be able to send and receive text messages on Windows 10 computers, so long as Skype Preview is the default messaging application on their Windows 10 Mobile devices. Show More Summary
Microsoft has been working on an all-new UWP Skype app for Windows 10 devices, and it's on its way to the Xbox One. Skype Preview appeared under my ready to install list earlier today, and while the app is unavailable to download, it shouldn't be too long until it arrives on the console....
Microsoft released an update to the Insider program and Skype Preview for PC and Mobile that allows you to send and receive SMS messages directly from your PC or Windows Phone. To be clear, this is different from just sending text messages through Skype’s paid service. Show More Summary
Microsoft has revealed a list of new and improved features it plans to add to the Skype Preview app for Windows 10 on PC and Mobile in the coming weeks and months. ...
Microsoft has been toying with bringing texting functionality to Windows 10 PCs for a while now, and the company is still trying to figure out the best approach. As promised, Microsoft has updated Skype Preview for Windows 10 and Windows 10 Mobile users in the Windows Insider Program with texting support. You can download the […]
Microsoft is rolling out a new update that brings SMS messaging to the Skype Preview app on Windows 10 Mobile for Fast ring Insiders. ...
Microsoft has been teasing SMS for Skype on Windows 10 Mobile since well before the platform launched, and finally, the firm is delivering it to users on Windows 10 Mobile in a new update to the Skype app. Users on the fast ring (RS2), will be able to update their Windows 10 “Skype Preview” app […]
As promised, members of the Skype Preview Windows 10 UWP (Universal Windows Platform) team answered community questions from users earlier today. The team confirmed that the Xbox One version of the Preview app is coming soon, along with other upcoming features. ...
Google is often needled for having several different competing apps to accomplish the same thing, but Microsoft’s Skype team is just as good in that department. According to a report originating from WindowsBlogItalia who allegedly have access to internal versions of the app, Microsoft is improving the GroupMe app so that users can now send not […]
Microsoft will host a community Q&A with members of its Skype Windows 10 UWP app team on Tuesday, Sept. 13. This will be a way for Skype user on Windows 10 and Windows 10 Mobile to ask questions, provide feedback and offer suggestions to the team behind this version of the VoIP app, which was launched as a public preview earlier this summer. ...
There are updates available in Windows Store for some popular apps. Read about them below. Groove Music got updated to v3.6.2398 and recently they added the ability to update album info, artist name and other metadata in the app. WhatsApp app got updated to v18.104.22.168 with only bug fixed and performance improvements. Audible updated their […]
Microsoft today released a minor update for Skype Preview app. This v11.7.111 update is a minor with no new features. Skype Preview for Windows 10 is a new modern Skype app for Windows 10 built on the new Universal app platform intended to replace both Skype for Windows and Messaging + Skype on Windows. If […]