Microsoft recently announced that Skype, it’s popular VoIP service will be integrated with Outlook.com, the company’s email platform. But like most things this large in scale, the software titan announced a phased roll out across the world. The United Kingdom was the first to get this integration, but Redmond refused...

And you thought you loved Skype? Just ask Roy Hicks, a 79-year-old man residing in South Africa. There is a fair chance that he loves Microsoft’s VoIP platform more than anyone else in the world. His life was saved thanks to Microsoft’s Skype platform. A report published by News24 says that Hicks was talking to his...

The technology titan has recently launched a special new Skype contest in collaboration with MGOMD, DG MediaMind and Specsavers called ‘Spectacle Wearer of the Year’. This new contest is available for British Skype users who wear glasses. Microsoft explained the details on the website: “The campaign will appear on...

Microsoft’s famed and famous VoIP platform, Skype, is already available on most of the company’s platforms, including Windows (both desktop and Metro), Windows Phone and Windows RT. Additionally, dedicated versions of the Skype client have been released for iOS and Android, Linux and Mac, ensuring that no matter where...

Microsoft had rolled out its brand new video messaging option for the standard version of Skype a few days back, and promised to bring the feature to Windows 8 as soon as possible. Well, now the anticipated feature has finally arrived on Skype for Windows 8 — Microsoft has just released an updated version of its Skype...

Everything that has a beginning has an end. Today marks the day when Microsoft is set to the complete the retirement of its Windows Live Messenger, with the service poised to go dark in just a few hours. The last remaining versions of the application are also scheduled to be removed for download. Microsoft, as you may...

The anticipated feature is finally coming to the company’s flagship email platform. Microsoft showcased the feature to the public last month in a special video. And it will begin integrating Skype video calls in Outlook.com, starting today. Microsoft shared the news in a post on the official Skype blog: “In the coming...

Patents are a necessary evil. There are some that maintain that patents stifle innovation, while others believe that are indispensable for the technology industry. Regardless of which side they are on, most technology enthusiasts will agree that technology patents have gained a vital importance for consumer and...

Last month (ha) Microsoft released an update to the Skype app for Windows 8. Last month, in this case, means March 30, so not too many days ago for those keeping count. This new update is said to bring several improvements and bug fixes to make the app work more smoothly on the company’s latest operating system. The...