The work on Skype has been more top secret than most CIA projects.

Ever since being acquired, the Skype team seems to have dug in and just worked quietly in the background making massive changes to the popular A’V chat client.

Well apparently the wait is over.

The app will be a Metro or Modern UI application and from what reporters have seen, it looks like it’s one of the beat new apps for Windows 8.


Microsoft will have Skype for Windows 8 available for the general public on October the 26th, 2012.

Here’s the video teasing the release of Skype for Windows 8.

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Onuora Amobi is the Founder and VP of Digital Marketing at Learn About The Web Inc. Onuora has more than a decade of information security, project management and management consulting experience. He has specialized in the management and deployment of large scale ERP client/server systems.

In addition to being a former Microsoft MVP and the founder and editor of, he is the CEO of a Pasadena based online marketing education startup - Learn About The Web Inc. ( and The Redmond Cloud (

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