Skype Archive

Old Skype Will Live

For a while. Microsoft pulled a fast one last month when it announced that the old version of Skype, also known as the classic version, will stop working on September 1. The company than started herding users

Microsoft To Retire Old Skype Windows 10 Versions

End of the line, shorty! Microsoft is all set to retire Old Skype for Windows 10 versions and has asked users to upgrade or lose their Skype conversations. The cutoff date? May 25. Apparently, the company has

Major Update For Skype On Windows 10 Incoming

Both the PC and mobile versions of the Skype app on Windows 10 are about to receive a major refresh, one that brings along a nice little array of new additions to the application. Microsoft is yet

Microsoft Might Be Forced To Rename Skype In Europe

The European odyssey continues for Microsoft, and the market is slowly becoming a bit of a hostile environment for the company, at least when it comes to legal issues. After the hefty fine handed to it by

Skype For Web Private Beta Tests Are Now Underway

Remember Skype for Web? Microsoft’s bid to allow users to talk with their friends without installing Skype on their computers? Well, the solution is now available. Essentially, this is a way of bringing the service right into

Microsoft Gives Up Operations In Russia Due To New Law

Microsoft, along with a host of other technology companies are taking an exit stage left from Russia, amid the new law requested by President Vladimir Putin has come into action. Nothing new, and there have been several

Major Update Released For Skype For Windows Phone

Skype for Windows Phone has made a few great strides these past few months in terms of features, and now Microsoft has another new refresh in store for users of the app. A major new update that

Week In Review (Nov 10 – Nov 14)

Busy few days in the world of Windows. Microsoft released a few things, a couple of them leaked out. Overall a smashing week for the company that saw the release of the third iteration of Windows 10

Skype For Web Launched, Chat Using Your Browsers

Well, that didn’t take long. At all. As expected, Microsoft officially announced the release of Skype for Web, opening up the possibility of chatting with your contacts right from browser. This was always on the cards, as

Redesigned Skype For Windows Gets Rid Of The Beta Tag

The Skype team at Microsoft is, for what it’s worth, tackling a few different ideas at once. And although progress has been slow, the various versions of Skye are catching up. It is a bit of a