Skype Introduces Read Receipts Feature

Skype Introduces Read Receipts Feature

Read receipts. It’s a new feature in Skype that will allow you to see when someone has read your message. You might be thinking “Twitter and iMessage have had this for a while” ...
Skype For Content Creators Arriving This Summer

Skype For Content Creators Arriving This Summer

If you produce a podcast or run a live stream and have hoped for an easier way to feature guests then Microsoft has an answer for you. Via the still-in-testing mode Skype for ...
Skype Allows For Guests To Start Conversations Without An Account

Skype Allows For Guests To Start Conversations Without An Account

If you ever wanted to use Skype but not make a Microsoft network account—which is odd considering how fast it is to make one—Microsoft has you covered. You can now use Skype as ...
Microsoft To Close Skype's UK Offices

Microsoft To Close Skype’s UK Offices

Microsoft is looking shutdown Skype’s London office and ax the bulk of the office’s workforce. The cut was confirmed by the company in speaking with the Financial Times in corporate ...
Microsoft and Cisco Duel Over Purchase of Skype

Microsoft and Cisco Duel Over Purchase of Skype

Microsoft is in the sights of Cisco Systems Inc. as they are taken to Europe’s second highest court in a attempt to have its European approval in the purchase of Skype overturned. ...
A New Challenger to Skype's Throne?

A New Challenger to Skype’s Throne?

Phone and video services are something most of us use daily and there will be some presence of one on our computer’s desktop. They allow for face to face and voice to voice communication ...
400 Million Active Users For Microsoft's Outlook.com Service

400 Million Active Users For Microsoft’s Outlook.com Service

It looks as though everything is in place for Microsoft in regards to its email and messaging services. All @hotmail.com and @live.com accounts under the  Outlook.com banner. The ...
Skype Video and Audio Chat Coming to Outlook Soon

Skype Video and Audio Chat Coming to Outlook Soon

Microsoft has recently done away with Hotmail in favor of Outlook and Windows Live/MSN in favor of Skype. Now Microsoft is looking to implement Skype’s video chat into Outlook. Currently ...
8 of the Best iPhone Apps that Let You Call for Free

8 of the Best iPhone Apps that Let You Call for Free

It is true to say that the iPhone is indeed a great smartphone of our modern time because it offers quite a large number of things that make you feel very comfortable. Like android ...
MSN Messenger closes its doors and Skype takes over

MSN Messenger closes its doors and Skype takes over

It’s the end of an era. Today is one of those days when a mythical product in the tech world moves to a “farm upstate”. MSN Messenger, launched in July 1999, closed ...