News tagged ‘skype’

Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011

Good News and Bad News for iPhone and iPad Skype Users

Good News and Bad News for iPhone and iPad Skype Users

Skype releases a new version for the Iphone and Ipad which might turn out to be a double edged sword. While it does offer improvements over the previous version, there are extra costs as well in the form of advertisements.

Monday, 22 Aug 2011

Skype Joins Group Messaging Fray With GroupMe Acquisition

Skype Joins Group Messaging Fray With GroupMe Acquisition

More signs that the group messaging scene is exploding? Microsoft is looking to join in the group messaging party via Skype, who agreed to acquire group messaging app GroupMe.

Wednesday, 17 Aug 2011

PlayStation Vita Expands its Entertainment Experience

PlayStation Vita Expands its Entertainment Experience

Dedicated applications for Facebook, foursquare, Skype, and Twitter to PS Vita will be introduced.

Thursday, 7 Jul 2011

Facebook Integrates Skype Video Chat

Facebook Integrates Skype Video Chat

It's official: Facebook will be introducing video chat functionality to its social network through Skype. Some sees this as a rebuttal against the recently launched Google+'s integrated video chat feature.

Friday, 1 Jul 2011

Skype for Android 2.0 Enables Video Calling

Skype for Android 2.0 Enables Video Calling

Skype brings video calling to Android phones by announcing an updated version of its Skype for Android app.

Thursday, 30 Jun 2011

Skype Brings Video to the Next Wave of Connected Devices

Skype Brings Video to the Next Wave of Connected Devices

Skype is empowering consumer electronic and desktop software innovators to embed Skype into their products, by making its SDK called SkypeKit available.

Thursday, 2 Jun 2011

Skype Unveils Open Standardized Interface for Encoding Cameras at Computex

Skype Unveils Open Standardized Interface for Encoding Cameras at Computex

Skype announces that it is providing silicon vendors with a new standard interface for communication to H.264 encoding cameras.

Wednesday, 18 May 2011

Bill Gates Supported Skype Takeover

Bill Gates Supported Skype Takeover

According to BBC News, Bill Gates has said that he was in favor of Microsoft buying Skype, and urged board members to support the move.

Wednesday, 11 May 2011

Microsoft Buys Skype

Microsoft Buys Skype

Microsoft buys Skype for a whopping US$8.5 billion, making it the company's most expensive purchase of all time.

Tuesday, 10 May 2011

Is Microsoft Buying Skype?

Is Microsoft Buying Skype?

The Wall Street Journal has broke the news that Microsoft is in talks to buy Skype.

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