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Microsoft rolls out Skype for Business previews for mobile devices

Microsoft rolls out Skype for Business previews for mobile devices

Skype for Business previews for Android and iOS announced! It’s no secret that Microsoft has been working for a long time to find a solution to replace their homegrown corporate messaging app MS Lync with Skype for Business. Today, the company announced a preview of its new application for iOS and Android mobile platforms. To…

WhatsApp for Edge

WHATSAPP WEB FOR WINDOWS 10

WhatsApp Web for Microsoft Edge Hot discussions of the news about Windows 10 release continue. Another surprise that this software package gives us is the Microsoft Edge browser (so long, good old Internet Explorer!). There is only one problem, though – the new browser is a little inconvenient for those who use the web-based version…

Skype

AppMess Review: download Skype for free

Skype is one of the world’s oldest and most beloved messengers. It first saw the light of day in 2003. This application has since won over a multi-million audience with its usability and free calls to any part of the globe. Skype is now referred to as a “relic” of the messenger world, but this…

Expecting Skype for Windows 10 this summer

Expecting Skype for Windows 10 this summer

Microsoft will split Skype in 3 separate apps Skype is going to be integrated with Windows 10 as three separate apps. The company announced this news in its blog the other day. It is no secret that Microsoft has been the owner of Skype since 2011. Back then, it bought Skype for $8.5 bn. Such…

MICROSOFT SENDS A NEW MESSENGER TO THE MARKET

MICROSOFT SENDS A NEW MESSENGER TO THE MARKET

Microsoft released a new iOS messaging app Microsoft rolls out a new messaging app aimed at cutting short the time users take to check their e-mail or answer them from a smartphone or tablet. Today the iPhone version was released. The app is called Send and it looks more like a usual IM app rather…

Tinder 

TINDER RECRUITS HIGH-CALIBER PROFESSIONALS

Tinder has announced that former eBay and Microsoft man Hugh Williams has been hired as the new Vice President of Engineering for Tinder development team. William’s last employer was Pivotal Software, where he occupied the position of Senior Vice President in charge of data and application teams. Prior to that, Tinder’s latest signing served at eBay,…

skype bug

SKYPE FIXES THE BUG WHICH CAUSED THE APP TO CRASH

Skype developers’ team have released an update, which allows you to void the effect of the bug that causes the app to crash. The problem is that Skype would crash immediately after a user received a message containing a simple text “http://” (no quotation marks), and the app did not let the user login again…

NSA reform

NSA REFORM. ARE MESSENGERS TO BECOME MORE SECURE?

On Tuesday evening, the US President signed the USA FREEDOM Act. This new legal act is supposed to change the National Security Agency data surveillance programs on phone tapping and collecting data about the users of telephone providers in the US. What has it got to do with messaging apps? Everything, in fact. We have…

skype translator

SKYPE TRANSLATOR NOW AVAILABLE ALL OVER THE WORLD

Microsoft Corporation has made free access to the instant translation feature, which was introduced in Skype in December 2014. It works for both verbal and written translations. After the testing period that lasted 5 months, the Skype Translator option can be used even without registration. The tool can be downloaded from Windows Store. So far,…

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WILL SKYPE LOSE ITS LOGO?

The last thing everyone expected to happen has occurred. The well famous service for corresponding and making A/V calls Skype has lost its lawsuit against the paid British Sky TV channel for the right to use its logo. This whole thing began quite a long time ago – in 2010, when Skype was about to…