Real-time speech translation goes live on Skype, Facebook dumps Bing search, Runtastic creates a virtual workout, and you can order a custom-fit 3D printed dress.
Microsoft rolls out its first public preview of Skype's instant translation service, which is initially available on Windows 8.1 PCs and tablets.
As Nexus 6 hits carriers, the latest Android update begins to arrive. Kindle e-readers and Skype also get updates, and researchers find sketchy ads for fake goods on Facebook.
To celebrate the world's first digital orchestra staying in sync with Skype, Microsoft features a video showing an array of MacBooks. A new Redmond?
Microsoft is beta testing a version of Skype that will work from a variety of browsers, and which ultimately will alleviate the need for Skype app or plug-in downloads.
Skype's new mobile-first messaging app is all about sending video clips.
Skype Qik sends short video messages to your friends, but that's all it can do.
The new mobile version of Skype takes advantage of the larger screen sizes of Apple's latest iPhones.
Google Express arrives in more cities and costs less than Amazon Prime, Skype Qik video-message app takes on Snapchat, and Facebook brings stickers to comments.
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