Skype is now optimized for lower-end Android phones
You don't need a cutting-edge phone for video chats.
A major bug is forcing Microsoft to rebuild Skype for Windows
The fix will land with a new version of Skype, rather than a security update.
Google team will bring Smart Replies to more chat apps
Fire off a quick answer in Hangouts, Facebook Messenger and beyond.
Twitter may copy Snapchat to make video sharing easier
It looks like another platform is turning to Snapchat for ideas.
Skype is adding an option for encrypted conversations
It's only available to Skype Insiders, for now.
Skype disappears from China's app stores
The country believes key internet calling apps violate local laws.
Skype adds Snapchat-like AI photo effects to its mobile app
Stickers and filters are table stakes for a modern social app, apparently.
Facebook Messenger's money transfer tool is heading to the UK
It’s the first time Facebook’s peer-to-peer payment service has been released outside of the US.
Skype's chat-focused desktop redesign is available to everyone
A chat media gallery, reactions, mentions and add-ins are here.