Tag Archive: Skype

How to Share Screen with Skype on iPhone & iPad

Skype is one of the most popular video calling services that lets you stay connected with friends, family, and coworkers regardless of where you or they are, using just your iPhone or iPad (or other devices too). Beyond just video chat and group video chat, Skype also lets you share your devices screen. That’s what … Read More

How to Make Video Calls with Skype on iPhone & iPad

Skype offers an easy way to make video calls from iPhone and iPad, and the recipient on the other end of the video chat can be on virtually any other platform, including iOS, Android, Windows, and Mac. If you’re interested in learning how to make video calls with Skype from iPhone or iPad, read on. … Read More

How to Group Video Chat with Skype on iPhone & iPad

As you may already know, Skype makes video calling easy, but did you know that you can also make group video calls with Skype from iPhone and iPad too? Skype group video calling offers an easy way to stay in touch with your friends, family members, and colleagues while you’re physically distant from one another. … Read More

Skype for Web lets you chat away without a download

Starting today, Skype users in the U.S. and U.K. can start making calls directly from their browsers. The Skype for Web beta makes the chat program available without having to download and install the program’s dedicated app. “Skype for Web…Read more ›

8 characters that cause Skype to have a catastrophic breakdown

It’s a bad week for simple messages capable of bringing down entire apps. Following on from Apple’s Messages-crashing “Unicode of death” code, a nasty bug has been discovered in Skype, which promises to crash the software every time you attempt…Read more ›

Video calls could make Facebook Messenger a Skype killer

Facebook Messenger is today launching its assault on Skype with a new update that brings video calling to users on Android and iOS. The feature works over Wi-Fi and LTE, and it’s completely free. After updating your Facebook Messenger app, you’ll find…Read more ›

Microsoft jumps into video messaging with new Skype Qik app

Others have tried and failed to knock Snapchat off its perch, and now Microsoft is throwing its hat into the ring with a new service that uses Skype as its backbone. It’s called Skype Qik, and it allows users on…Read more ›

Skype for Mac gets iOS-inspired makeover, easier file sharing

Microsoft has dropped its new Skype for Mac 7.0 update, which is now available as a free download. Requiring OS X 10.9 Mavericks or later, the update brings the popular voice and video calling service in line with the appearance…Read more ›

Skype 5.0 now available with fresh design and speed improvements

Yesterday Skype announced a major redesign of its iPhone app that was scheduled to hit the App Store sometime next week. For some reason the update is already available. It packs several new features that are designed to make the…Read more ›

Skype for iPhone is getting a big makeover next week

The Skype team at Microsoft has been hard at work on a complete rewrite of their iPhone app, and it’s arriving in the App Store next week. Version 5.0 of Skype for iPhone looks very similar in some ways to…Read more ›