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Limited features and a complicated interface mean that you should skip Qik for other video messaging apps.
Whether you're a Skype user or not, version 4.0's impressive video quality and stability make it a great option for your VoIP, video, and messaging needs.
The Skype app for iPhone is worth the download as a way to get in contact by voice, video, or text, but some features are still missing.
Skype for Windows Phone is a simple and stable app for free video calls and messaging, but poor video quality will disappoint power users.
From CNET Magazine: Smartphones, online services and biometric scanners are already easing the way for travelers. Expect even more tech to transform your journeys in the not-too-distant future.
Both iPhone and iPad users will also be able to more easily start or answer a Skype chat or phone call.
Microsoft's plan to drop the Modern version of Skype for Windows has created a bunch of unanswered questions. Here are a few clarifications from the Skype team.
Microsoft is starting with the desktop version of Skype for Windows 7, 8 and 10 PCs.
Microsoft's messaging service now works with Android Wear watches as well as the Apple Watch.
The problem keeps you from changing your status, which means you may not be able to go online with the mobile or desktop app, so Skype suggests using the Web version for now.