Microsoft Corp’s Skype has vanished from Apple Inc and Android smartphone app stores in China, becoming the latest victim in Beijing’s sweeping internet clampdown.
Skype has introduced new photo effects that can be added to Highlights or shared with friends in a conversation.
Microsoft is bringing an update to Skype by which its digital assistant Cortana will be a part of the app.
Skype has been “rebuilt from the ground up,” with chatting being the main focus of the app. The Skype app is now a lot more colourful and has a new feature called Highlight, which is inspired from Snapchat’s Stories. The new Skype app will come to Android first.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella announced Skype Lite application designed for Indian mobile users
Microsoft’s Skype update brings with it features such as mobile group video calling, group video messaging, video message saving and more.
Skype and WhatsApp face stricter rules on how they handle customer data under new security laws due to be proposed by the European Union
Skype Bot will enable third-party authentication, which allows users to sign in right on a card, make transactions and bookings without leaving Skype.
While all VoIP apps lets you make data calls, Nanu lets you make a connection even when the connection is bad, really bad
The move is expected to benefit operators wanting to offer VoLTE services that will help them decongest their networks in metro areas
Skype will do away with its Qik feature by March 24, the video-calling service. It said that all the best features of Qik has already been integrated.
Skype Mojis are short clips from popular Bollywood movies and TV shows
Skype says its working on a fix for the issue that prevents users from making calls or update their status
Skype’s Mojis allow users to send little clips of popular movies and TV shows to others in chats.
Skype for web beta was only available in the US and UK earlier