Microsoft has released Lync for Windows 8. Microsoft Lync is their corporate chat, video conferencing and VOIP solution. It’s also fully integrated with other Microsoft software including Exchange and SharePoint. The app has a Modern UI, but it will also work in the traditional desktop if you install Lync 2013 as part...

The war for desktop video has begun and Microsoft/Facebook have struck the first blow. Facebook this Wednesday said it’s bringing Skype video calling to the social networking site, and making improvements to its “Group Chat” program. Facebook calls the video effort “Facebook Calling” CEO Mark Zuckerberg said Facebook now...

Microsoft might be preparing a new video service inside Windows 8. It’s reportedly named “Chatter” Chatter even appears to have its own icon: Windows 8 chatter logo References to “Chatter” have been discovered in early leaked builds of Windows 8. Forum users at MDL spotted a DLL named ConsentUX.dll which includes the...