Skype for Windows 10 gains @mention support and more
Microsoft has updated the Skype app for Windows 10 with new features which previously made their debut on the classic Windows 10 app. You can now control your presence on Skype and mark yourself as do not disturb or invisible, a c...
Skype’s new notification panel comes to Windows 10 for Insiders
Microsoft is bringing its contentious skype design to Windows 10 piecemeal. A week ago, the firm brought the new design to PCs on Linux, MacOS, Windows 8.1 and below, but users of Windows 10 have a bit longer to wait. Microsoft ...
The new Skype shuns Windows 10, arrives on older Windows and Mac first
The new Skype is here. Microsoft is today bringing the modern Skype experience to Windows and Mac users. The modern Skype initially launched on the iPhone and Android earlier this year, and the changes weren’t well-received ...
Cortana for Android updated with “new reminder widget”
Microsoft posted an updated for the Cortana for Android beta app, taking it to version 2.9.7. According to the changelog, the update, brings the following improvements: New reminder widget Default assistant function optimized On...
Microsoft’s Skype on Android hits 1 billion downloads on Google Play
Skype has increasingly been feeling like a stepchild at Microsoft, with nearly every messaging app now offering VOIP and its features being subsumed by other products such as Microsoft Teams, and because changes in its design and ...
You can now order food directly from Facebook
Facebook is expanding from being a traditional surface network to a do-everything app with the addition of streaming, news features and marketplace. Now the firm is adding food delivery services to their remit, working with loca...
Facebook’s Windows app now has support for jump lists
Facebook for Windows has been updated with the features from the beta integrated. While the provided changelog (courtesy of WinBlogItalia) doesn’t shed much light on what’s new and/or changed, highlighting only generic...
Microsoft is fixing its broken status options for the new Skype
Microsoft’s last big update to Skype was received by the world as well as an ant on a picnic table, for many different reasons. One of those reasons was the nature of the changes to Skype’s traditional status feature....
Cortana for Android updated with improved widgets, more
Microsoft posted an updated for the Cortana for Android beta app, taking it to version 2.9.5. According to the changelog, the update, Cortana 2.9.5 brings the following improvements: Open Outlook app for Suggested Reminders. Imp...
Microsoft adds new emojis, removes some features in Skype for Windows 10’s newest update
Microsoft has been trying to change Skype to its new vision of Skype, having rolled out changes to the iPhone and Android phone versions of Skype. Oddly enough Skype for Windows 10 still hasn’t seen the bulk of this change...