Linux Skype goes from alpha to beta and gets new features
It's all part of Skype's pivot to the cloud.
Microsoft creates a low-data version of Skype for India
Skype Lite will compress images and video for smooth running even on 2G networks.
Skype Mobile tests in-call reactions and retooled search
Add a little more 😜 to your video chats.
Amazon Echo and Google Home want to be your new house phone
Several privacy and technical concerns need to be addressed before that can happen.
Windows 10 is getting a picture-in-picture mode
New 'Compact Overlay' windows are smaller and displayed above other applications.
White House adds four 'Skype seats' for press briefings
Press secretary Sean Spicer announced "more access" for journalists outside of Washington.
Volvo's high-end cars will come with Skype built in
The automaker is keen to integrate Cortana too.
Microsoft will give Skype chatbots a voice next year
Finally, a customer service agent that won’t put you on hold.
Skype translations now work with calls to phone lines
So long as you're a Windows Insider, that is.