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Microsoft replaces React Native Skype with Electron version

Microsoft replaces React Native Skype with Electron version

Microsoft is replacing the React Native version of Skype with an Electron version. The company is also releasing further updates for Skype for Windows 10. Microsoft has introduced a new update for Skype. With the latest update, the company is attempting to provide a unified experience for users ... Read more

date2 years ago
Microsoft Teams and Skype users can call each other this month

Microsoft Teams and Skype users can call each other this month

A popular requested feature within Microsoft Teams is the ability to call Skype users (also a Microsoft service). Already announced in mid-2019, but availability was not known, till now. Microsoft is now announcing that the function will appear this month. According to Microsoft's roadmap, users... Read more

date3 years ago
Skype adds concepts and bookmarks to chat feature

Skype adds concepts and bookmarks to chat feature

Skype has added a series of improvements to its chat options, hoping to stand out from the competition. The message function now includes concepts and bookmarks. The option for concepts works similar to e-mail. Users write a message, but don't send it yet. The message is then saved in the conversati... Read more

date3 years ago
Microsoft lets people listen to recordings translation service Skype

Microsoft lets people listen to recordings translation service Skype

Microsoft lets contractors' employees listen to audio recordings of Skype calls. These are specifically conversations that are translated with the Translate service. Also, voice commands to the intelligent voice service Cortana are listened to by human employees of the tech giant. Skype's website do... Read more

date3 years ago
Microsoft stops in summer 2021 with Skype for Business Online

Microsoft stops in summer 2021 with Skype for Business Online

Microsoft will stop using Skype for Business Online on July 31, 2021. After that, users can use Teams for their business calls. New Office 365 customers will be put on Teams from September 1st this year, and will no longer be able to select the old service as an option. Microsoft has been saying sin... Read more

date3 years ago
Skype now supports group calls with 50 participants

Skype now supports group calls with 50 participants

Skype has doubled the number of people who can participate in an audio or video call at the same time. Now it is possible to call fifty people at the same time, compared to the 25 before. This goes beyond the possibilities of WhatsApp, Google Hangouts and Instagram, writes TechCrunch. The update als... Read more

date3 years ago
Bug in Skype app automatically answers incoming calls

Bug in Skype app automatically answers incoming calls

A bug in Microsoft's Skype app ensures that incoming calls are answered automatically. The VoIP program, which allows users to make phone calls over the Internet, is equipped with the Answer incoming calls function automatically, but despite this being disabled, Skype continues to record incoming ca... Read more

date3 years ago
New Skype for Web not available for Firefox, Safari and Opera

New Skype for Web not available for Firefox, Safari and Opera

Microsoft released a significantly improved version of Skype for Web last Thursday. But the new version didn't work in a number of browsers. The company now lets us know that this was a conscious choice. The technique does not work in Apples Safari, Mozillas Firefox or Opera. Microsoft will inform t... Read more

date4 years ago
Microsoft gives Skype a OneDrive integration for file sharing

Microsoft gives Skype a OneDrive integration for file sharing

Microsoft has added a OneDrive integration to Skype. This makes it possible to share files with others in the program without leaving the program. The integration is available for all platforms except Mac and Linux. Earlier it was also possible to share files from the OneDrive cloud with contacts v... Read more

date4 years ago
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