323 Results for

skype 5.0 beta

Article

Now Microsoft's Cortana can help you place a Skype call

A Skype for Windows Phone update integrates the virtual assistant. You can make a call by saying. "Skype, get Mom on the screen," Microsoft says.

By June 26, 2014

Article

Microsoft readies real-time language translator for Skype

Skype Translator currently supports about 40 languages and is expected to roll out later this year as a Windows 8 beta.

By May 27, 2014

Article

Microsoft shows off Cortana for Windows Phone 8.1

Onstage at Build 2014, Microsoft's Joe Belfiore demos the Halo-inspired personal assistant software meant both to tout Bing and push Siri and Google Now aside with its cool factor.

By April 2, 2014

Article

Skype launches video messaging to all users

Baked into Skype's mobile and desktop apps, the new video-messaging feature has emerged from beta mode and is now available for everyone.

By June 17, 2013

Article

Skype rolls out video messaging beta

Although the official launch is still to come, Skype invites users on three platforms to test a new video-messaging feature.

By February 15, 2013

Article

Microsoft fine-tunes shift from Messenger to Skype

The company is forging ahead in moving its Messenger user base to Skype. Here's the updated timeline for its aggressive plan.

By February 15, 2013

Article

Skype Video Messages roll out, will hit Windows in April

The feature lets you send clips of up to three minutes long to a Skype contact.

By February 16, 2013

Article

Microsoft wants beta testers for new Win Phone Facebook app

A new version of the official Facebook app is now in the testing pipeline, according to Microsoft officials -- as is Skype video messaging for Windows 7.

By April 30, 2013

Article

Skype delivers deeper Facebook integration

Those who download Skype 5.5 Beta for Windows will be able to instant message Facebook friends, as well as "like" and comment on a Facebook status.

By June 20, 2011

Article

Microsoft: Skype and Messenger coming together

The Skype team is planning to replace the Messenger instant-messaging client with Skype messaging a lot sooner than many expected.

By November 6, 2012