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Skype for Web beta opens up for all in US and UK

Microsoft will broaden the pool of testers for Skype for Web to include even more countries "in the next few weeks."

By June 5, 2015


Skype glitch may prevent you from making calls

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.

By September 21, 2015


Skype for Web reaches worldwide, and more on the future of Skype

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.

By June 15, 2015


How to buy a new phone: The CNET smartphone buying guide

The most important things to know when shopping for a cell phone.

By November 20, 2015


Skype for Windows app will get Translator preview built right in

Launched last year as a standalone download, the Translator feature will roll out to Windows desktop users by the end of summer, says Microsoft.

By June 9, 2015


Startup's free software taps old gadgets to monitor your home

Perch, which is part of Samsung's accelerator program for startups, uses your old smartphones and other devices around the house to check on your kids and make sure your home is secure.

By October 14, 2015


Microsoft brings Skype for Web into beta

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.

By November 14, 2014


Kim Dotcom's Mega launches Skype competitor MegaChat

Despite ongoing controversy surrounding his tech inventions, Dotcom releases a beta-stage Web tool that provides users with end-to-end encrypted video and audio communication.

By January 22, 2015


What you need to know about Wi-Fi calling

Curious about Wi-Fi calling and what it entails? CNET has the rundown on what you need to know.

By April 21, 2015


​Android Auto is finally here, and with it a new era

Smartphones and cars can focus on what each one does best with the arrival of this new dashboard connection technology.

By May 26, 2015