Skype

Skype Extends Support for Skype 7 for “Some Time”

As you may recall, Skype announced in July of 2018 that they were rolling out an updated version of Skype for desktop. It was intended to replace …

Podcasting

Hey, Microsoft: Ignore the threat of Discord at your own peril

Out of the big three, Xbox is often hailed for having the best gaming service platform, but in 2018, is that still the case?Nintendo is increasingly …

Windows 10

Skype Preview for Android will soon relay SMS messages from your PC and Mac

You'll soon be able to send and receive SMS messages on your Android phone via Skype for desktop.Skype is making a bid to be your texting app of …

Android Phones

Try the Connected Kahoot!

Kahoot is a favorite among students and teachers alike. It’s a fun way to jazz up assessments with gameshow style quizzes. But what if we took …

Education Technology

OG Kills the Mood on a Sexy Skype Call with Kwame by Asking Him About Marriage

The internet connection was fine when OG was doing a little sexy tease but all of a sudden gets "lost" when she asks him about their future.

Viacom

Skype for Business (Japan)

This report examines the latest trends in Business Collaboration as Polycom shares its insights into the collaborative corporate environment to …

Skype for Business

Skype Classic Fans Change Microsoft's Mind About Ending Support

DAILY VIDEO: Microsoft listens to customers, will continue Skype Classic support, and Toshiba releases new 12TB and 14TB hard drives for NAS …

Software

Massachusetts grandmother gets 10 years in jail for molesting grandson during Skype session with pervy cop

A Massachusetts grandmother was sentenced Thursday to 10 years in prison after admitting her involvement with a perverted NYPD officer who enticed …

Crime

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How to Call Toll Free Numbers From Skype<p><i>by Melissa King</i><p>Skype is an Internet-based calling service and it can replace traditional phone lines and …

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How to customize the appearance of Skype on Mac

If you use Skype for chats or calls on your Mac, you might get bored with the appearance from time to time. But, you do have a few options to change …

Apps

Microsoft is Bringing Spotify to Skype

Microsoft today started testing a Spotify add-on for the modern versions of its Skype app. It’s only available now to Skype Insiders in the United …

Business Intelligence

Skype chats are the latest place to listen to Spotify

Now that Spotify is on Apple's iMessage and Facebook's Messenger, the company will soon empower you to share and preview songs inside another messaging service, Skype. If you're a US-based Skype Insider with a mobile app version of 8.26 or higher, you'll be seeing a new Skype Spotify add-in soon; …

Apps

Microsoft to keep Skype Classic alive (for now) following desktop revolt | Trusted Reviews

<b>Microsoft is giving Skype Classic a stay of execution following complaints over the newest version of the desktop communications app.</b><p>After an …

Gear & Gadgets

Do Microsoft charge for a license when we add new Bot to Skype for Business?

I was trying to add a Chat Bot integrated with Knowledge Base to Skype For Business Channel. I understand that, it will be added by the <b>Tenant</b> …

Chatbots

Microsoft will continue Skype 'classic' support after negative customer feedback

The death of Skype 7 (or Skype classic) has been delayed, following "customer feedback", according to Microsoft.<p>Microsoft originally announced on July 16 that classic Skype would be discontinued on Sept. 1, 2018 and encouraged users to upgrade to version 8.0. After many lamented the "upgrade" and …

Skype

Microsoft decides to support Skype Classic ‘for some time’ after users revolt

Skype Classic is not being killed off…well, not just yet. In July, Microsoft announced Skype 8.0 was launching on the desktop, and that it would be shutting down version 7.0 (aka Skype Classic) as a result. The older version would no longer function after September 1, 2018, it had said. However, …

Apps

Microsoft: Just Kidding, Skype Classic Is Sticking Around

'Based on customer feedback, we are extending support for Skype 7 (Skype classic) for some time,' Microsoft wrote on its community forum. 'Our …

Customers

Microsoft will keep Skype Classic alive – for now

Last month, Microsoft announced that it was killing off Skype 7 (also known as Skype Classic) and shifting all users over to the slick new Skype 8. …

Apps

How to Delete Your Skype Account

Skype is a great communication tool for touching base with a family member, friend or business associate through text, voice, and even video chat. …

How-To's

Rejoice! Microsoft gives Skype classic a temporary stay of execution

There was outcry when Microsoft recently announced plans to kill off Skype classic (better known as Skype 7.0) and force users to migrate to Skype …

Customers

Microsoft Monday: Rumor About Monthly Windows Charges, Movies Anywhere Integration, Surface Go Info

“Microsoft Monday” is a weekly column that focuses on all things Microsoft. This week “Microsoft Monday” features news about a rumor circulating about monthly Windows charges, an update on the Surface Go, Skype Classic not being phased out yet, the Movies Anywhere integration and much more!<p><b>Rumor</b> …

Windows 10

How to Delete a Skype Conversation

By default, Skype stores a log of all of your text-based conversations. This comes in handy if you ever need to go back and reference a particular …

Apps

‘Classic’ Skype gets a stay of execution from Microsoft after users protest

It’s fair to say that not everyone prefers the new Skype desktop experience, a rather dramatic revamp of the Skype UI that is heavily influenced by other social media platforms. And if you’re part of that camp, good news: Microsoft says it will leave the older, “classic” Skype in place for now.In a …

Software

Skype Classic Support Will Not End on September 1, Microsoft Confirms

Microsoft revamped its Skype desktop variant last month, introducing new features like group calls for up to 24 people and other improvements. At …

Customers

Skype 7 gets a reprieve

Microsoft had intended to end support for the desktop version of Skype 7—aka “classic” Skype—in September, but a backlash has prompted the company to …

Winston Churchill

Microsoft says classic Skype will live on... for now

Last month, Microsoft started rolling out an updated version of Skype that was ultimately meant to replace Skype 7.0, or Skype classic, as it's known. The company initially said that Skype 7.0 would cease working on September 1st, but today, it extended the deadline and said it would continue to …

Software

Microsoft Backtracks, Classic Skype Lives to See Another Day

Microsoft is extending the life of Skype Classic, version 7.0, after strong customer feedback when trying to force those users to version 8.0.The …

Software

After pushback from users, Microsoft says it will not be ending support for “classic” Skype 7.0 in Sept. but does not provide a new timeline for its phase out

Skype

Health Professions Council struggles in fight against corruption

Countering a wide range of grim allegations of corruption levelled at it by a whistle-blower, the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) …

Corruption

06.08 Digitund: retrosaade Skype'i, Nokia banaanitelefoni ja õlal kantava makiga

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