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The new Skype for Desktop 8 is here...

The new Skype for Desktop 8 is here...

... whether you like it or not!
By Chris Wiles Nov 1 2017, 11:22AM
Microsoft releases Skype for Desktop 8 Preview

Microsoft releases Skype for Desktop 8 Preview

And it gets a little bit clunkier.
By Chris Wiles Aug 21 2017, 11:00AM
Host a virtual meeting or webinar using CyberLink U

Host a virtual meeting or webinar using CyberLink U

With an ever-rising number employees wanting to work from home or going freelance, how do you bring these team members together?
By Chris Wiles Aug 17 2017, 11:28AM
Latest WhatsApp Messenger enables you to send and receive any file format

Latest WhatsApp Messenger enables you to send and receive any file format

Whatsapp gets even more versatile.
By Chris Wiles Jul 18 2017, 10:32AM
21 Facebook Messenger tricks you're (probably) not aware of

21 Facebook Messenger tricks you're (probably) not aware of

Become the king of chat and the envy of your friends by levelling-up your Messenger skills.
By Chris Rowland Apr 27 2017, 10:36AM
FaceTime vs Duo vs Skype vs Messenger: Which video chat app is for you?

FaceTime vs Duo vs Skype vs Messenger: Which video chat app is for you?

Google's Duo is a strong newcomer, but the competition is fierce.
By Andrew Hayward Aug 30 2016, 11:58AM
Skype for Android 6.11 adds improved sharing and tracking tools

Skype for Android 6.11 adds improved sharing and tracking tools

Microsoft has released Skype for Android 6.11, with a focus on helping users share and keep track of what Skype says are “moments that matter”.
By Nick Peers Nov 20 2015, 10:15AM
Facebook's M: a human-supported virtual assistant inside Messenger

Facebook's M: a human-supported virtual assistant inside Messenger

Unlike Siri, Cortana, and Google Now, there might be an actual person helping you out.
By Andrew Hayward Aug 27 2015, 10:25AM
Skype for Windows 7.0 sports new redesign

Skype for Windows 7.0 sports new redesign

Microsoft has released Skype for Windows 7.0, unveiling a major redesign of its Skype desktop client in the process.
By Nick Peers Dec 8 2014, 8:37AM
Skype for Mac 7.0 and Skype for Windows 7.0 Preview unveils radical new look

Skype for Mac 7.0 and Skype for Windows 7.0 Preview unveils radical new look

Microsoft has released Skype for Mac 7.0 and Skype for Windows 7.0 Beta, unveiling a major redesign of its Skype desktop client in the process.
By Nick Peers Oct 10 2014, 8:34AM
Skype for Android 5.0 readies way for “Find your friends” feature

Skype for Android 5.0 readies way for “Find your friends” feature

Microsoft has released Skype for Android 5.0, a new release of its chat tool that includes free audio and video messaging.
By Nick Peers Jul 25 2014, 2:36PM
Skype for iPhone 5.2 adds voice message playback support

Skype for iPhone 5.2 adds voice message playback support

Microsoft is rolling out Skype for iPhone 5.2, the second significant update to its iPhone client since version 5 was released less than a month ago.
By Nick Peers Jul 9 2014, 3:23PM
Skype for iPhone 5.0 released

Skype for iPhone 5.0 released

Microsoft has released Skype for iPhone 5.0, a major new update to its voice, video and chat messenger for iPhone and iPod touch users.
By Nick Peers Jun 16 2014, 10:34AM
Facebook adds voice to mobile messaging client

Facebook adds voice to mobile messaging client

Can't be bothered writing out a long message? The newest feature in Facebook Messenger combines the convenience of chat with the intimacy of verbal communication, minus the small talk
By Jenneth Orantia Jan 4 2013, 10:59AM
19 top applications and downloads from the past 7 days

19 top applications and downloads from the past 7 days

Last week saw plenty of new software updates and downloads hit the web: snap up at the ones you missed here.
By Mark Wilson Mar 11 2012, 8:53PM
Facebook Messenger for Windows available now

Facebook Messenger for Windows available now

Keep in touch with friends sans browser with Facebook’s new Messenger for Windows desktop app. Get the download here.
By Mark Wilson Mar 7 2012, 8:57AM
Police accessed BlackBerry Messenger during London's riot attacks

Police accessed BlackBerry Messenger during London's riot attacks

Social media used as riot-prevention intelligence, police tell Parliament
By Nicole Kobie Aug 17 2011, 9:01AM
Facebook unveils standalone Messenger service

Facebook unveils standalone Messenger service

Privacy fears cloud Facebook's messaging service
By Stewart Mitchell Aug 11 2011, 9:56AM
Skype 5.5 strengthens links with Facebook, boosts video performance

Skype 5.5 strengthens links with Facebook, boosts video performance

Skype 5.5 promises improved video call reliability, new and updated emoticons and a raft of other minor improvements, interface tweaks and bug fixes.
By Nick Peers Aug 1 2011, 10:24AM
Skype 5.2 for Mac released, adds new video features

Skype 5.2 for Mac released, adds new video features

Skype has updated its Mac client with one major new feature and a promise of improved multi-tasking.
By Nick Peers Jul 6 2011, 8:56AM