Latest Skype for iOS Insider build allows you to change your background during video calls
Microsoft today announced the availability of new Insider build for Skype users on iOS, Android and Windows platforms. This new Insider build comes with new features, read about it below. First, you can now change your background ...
Microsoft Teams users can now chat with and call millions of Skype users
Microsoft Teams is a replacement for Skype for Business, and the two systems have been interoperable for some time. Last year, Microsoft announced that Teams users will be able to chat with and call Skype-using consumers and vice...
Skype Windows Store app regains interactive notifications
In March this year, Microsoft replaces the Skype UWP app in the Microsoft Store with an Electron version, which meant a significant loss of features. One of the features which wen was being able to respond to notifications from th...
Skype for iPhone gets iOS’ dark theme and more in latest update
Skype for iPhone app has received a new update. Taking the app to Version 8.60, the update adds multiple new features, bug fixes, and performance improvements. The update has added support iOS’ system dark theme settings, me...
Microsoft rolls out new 3×3 grid view, ability to change message reactions and more to Skype users
Microsoft recently promised to continue supporting Skype, at least in the short term, and after testing some improvements in Skype Insider Preview Build 8.60, Microsoft has now rolled out Build 8.60 to regular Skype users with a p...
Despite success of Teams, Microsoft says they will continue to show Skype love
Before the current coronavirus crisis, Skype appeared to be one of Microsoft’s numerous wasted investments. Purchased in October 2011 for $8.5 billion, the product has failed to keep up with messaging rivals and suffered fro...
Microsoft demand Berlin data protection officers take back privacy warnings about Skype and Teams
The Berlin data commissioner has posted warnings that when using Skype and Microsoft Teams, others may be able to listen in to the conversation and Microsoft is not happy. In a May 5th letter to the commissioner, leaked to Germa...
New Skype Insider Build brings new grid view, ability to change message reactions and more
Microsoft has released a new Skype Insider Preview Build 8.60 that brings a plethora of new features and fixes for some notification related issues in Skype for Android. The new Insider build brings the ability to change the camer...
Microsoft Skype now supports custom backgrounds for video calls
Microsoft recently released a new Skype update that brings the popular custom backgrounds feature to millions of users. This feature is available on Skype for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Web 220.127.116.11. Here’s how you can custom...
Microsoft GroupMe app updated with Skype video chat support
Microsoft recently updated the GroupMe app on Android and Windows 10 with a new useful feature. With this update, you can now create a Skype group video call with a single tap inside a GroupMe group chat window. When you tap the S...