Skype

  • Introducing Skype for Windows 8, coming October 26th

    Ahead of the launch on October 26th, Microsoft have released a video to introduce the Skype app for Windows 8. Naturally the app takes on the clean Metro UI and integrates pretty heavily into the OS. The video shows off Skype integration into the people hub as well as...
  • Skype for Windows Phone Finally Arrives

    Following Microsoft’s acquisition of global VoIP giant Skype, it was only some time until an official version of the wildly popular program hit Microsoft’s wildly popular mobile OS, Windows Phone. Well following the launch of a beta app at Mobile World Congress, an official and fully featured Skype app...
  • Skype for the iPad released..did u get it before it was pulled ?

    Update: 11:18PM – Skype is now back in the App Store, not sure what they could have fixed in that short window. Most likely a show stopper bug they had to fix before it was released to the masses. Apparently someone over Skype hit the go button before it...
  • Skype your Face off, Facebook add Skype video calling

    Overnight Facebook had their ‘something awesome’ announcement, which turned out to be the integration of Skype video calling into Facebook. For years, our Skype and Facebook contact lists have been separate, those two will effectively merge. Given Windows Live Messenger supports Facebook chat, expect those lists to merge as...
  • iPhone 4’s front facing camera, now used by Skype

    That’s right people, you can finally use front facing camera on your iPhone 4. Sure there’s FaceTime, but lets face it, nobody’s using it. Skype’s iPhone app has just been updated to version 3.0 allowing millions of users to video call on the go. Video calls can be made...
  • Multi-video Skype 5.0 beta now available

    Good news Skype fans, the brand new beta version of Skype is now available. The biggest feature in the new version is the ability to chat with multiple people on video. Download it now (Windows only) For all the details about the release head over the the Skype blog....
  • Panasonic Skype TV demo’d on video

    One of the more interesting TV developments coming out of CES is 720p Skype video calls. The video below shows it working on upcoming Panasonic TV’s, what’d be really nice is a solution for those of us who already have HDTVs. More @ Engadget...