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Skype for modern Windows now lets you edit and remove messages, gets improvements to video messages

Skype today updated its modern Windows app (read: Metro version) with the ability to edit messages and improvements to video messages. You can download the new release now directly from the Windows Store. Here’s the Skype 3.1 for modern Windows changelog: Having second thoughts? Edit or delete messages you just sent. Show More Summary

Skype group screen sharing now free for Mac desktop users

Microsoft is now allowing Skype Windows and Mac desktop users to enable group screen sharing for free for the first time, rather than needing a paid Skype premium subscription. Just in case you are not familiar with group screen sharing, Microsoft has a handy video that shows how it works. Show More Summary

Skype to End Support for Windows Phone 7 and Symbian

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

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 says free group video calling coming in the future to more platforms

Earlier this month, Microsoft-owned Skype rolled out a group video calling feature to Windows tablets. The free video calling allows for calls with up to ten people, and integrates with Skype on the desktop, which has supported group video calling since April. Today, Skype tells us that the group video calling feature will be coming […]

Free group video calling now available with Skype for Windows 8.1

You can now bring family and friends together for free group video calling with Skype for Windows 8.1 on your Windows PCs and Tablets. Group video calling allows you to have group video calls with up to 9 people at the same time. This was previously available only as a premium feature with a paid subscription but now it’s free and really easy to do. 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

2 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

How to disable the webcam on a Windows PC

2 months agoTechnology :

Many mobile computers have webcams built-in nowadays so that users can use it for communication. Webcams can be used to video chat for instance using programs such as Skype. While that is great for users who use it for that, others who...Show More Summary

Microsoft to retire older Skype for Mac versions, force mandatory upgrades

Microsoft on Friday announced it will be "retiring" older desktop versions of Skype for both Windows and Mac, forcing existing users to upgrade to the latest edition of the popular voice over IP service.

Microsoft is retiring older versions of Skype for Windows and Mac, wants you to update today

If you haven’t already upgraded to the latest versions of Skype’s desktop apps, you might want to soon. The Microsoft-owned VoIP service has announced that it’s going to “retire” older versions of Skype for Windows (6.13 and under ) and Mac (6.14 and under) in the coming months. 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

2 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

2 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...

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