As well as bringing iOS and Android the Skype video-calling function PC users have enjoyed for years, Microsoft has also increased the number of callers to 25, meaning nobody gets left out when it's time to digitally mingle.
You can now open and view Microsoft Office documents straight from a Skype conversation on iOS. If you don't have the relevant Office app installed, you'll be prompted to download it. The Android version of the app received the feature last…
To help protect users from harassment, Skype has added a new feature to its desktop and mobile apps that hides IP addresses by default. The company recommends that users update across all devices as soon as possible.
Microsoft launched a major new update to its Outlook email app for iOS and Android that includes the ability to schedule Skype calls. Other new features include 3D Touch support for the iPhone 6S and new calendar views.
Skype launched its video calling feature in 2006 and has recorded nearly two trillion minutes in video calls. The company is offering a new feature as a thank you: free video group chats on iOS, Android, and Windows 10 mobile…
Microsoft has acquired a team messaging app named Talko in order to integrate its functions into Skype. Talko was created by former Microsoft Executive, Ray Ozzie, and will close its services next year.
Microsoft is apparently working on a new dialer app for Android. The app is currently being tested in India and worked on by the Skype team, adding different ways to call someone without using large amounts of data.