• Goodbye Windows Live Messenger, hello better Skype!

    Goodbye Windows Live Messenger, hello better Skype!

    Social media sites are constantly changing to make them more appealing to the public and introducing new features that enhance the way people connect with each other.

  • New Skype app comes on Windows Phone 8

    New Skype app comes on Windows Phone 8

    A new mobile app for Skype has been unveiled recently following the launch of Windows 8.

  • Skype To Acquire GroupMe

    Skype To Acquire GroupMe

    GroupMe just celebrated its first year as a startup and now, as a birthday present, the company is getting a buyout from Skype.   Officially, the purchase price wasn’t disclosed, but $50 and $85 million have been reported as the “insider’s” number for the deal. Skype itself is being purchased by Microsoft, but that deal hasn’t
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  • Facebook To Buy Skype?

    Facebook To Buy Skype?

    Reports have been indicating that Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg is in talks with the board of Skype to initialise a purchase of the Internet phone company. Skype as a platform is responsible for 13% of the world’s telephone calls and is available on a vast number of operating systems, including iOS platforms and Android phones/tablets. It
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  • Skype’s New Screen Sharing Addition

    Skype’s New Screen Sharing Addition

    The ever-popular VOIP and chat client, Skype, has released a new beta version for Windows that adds screen sharing. This was added to the last Mac beta in January, but the Windows version also includes integration with Gmail, Windows Live, AOL, Hotmail, LinkedIn and Yahoo for contact imports. The new update allows both PC and
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