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Skype Brings Support for Cross-Device Syncing, Compatible with Windows 8.1

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Microsoft has unleashed an update to its Skype app for Windows, bringing it to version 2.6. The update includes enhancements to synchronization. Firstly, the update brings support for syncing calls; when users toggle from their device powered by Windows 8 to another platform, their picked-up calls as well as chat updates made on the secondary platform are recognized by the Windows 8 version also. Alternatively, you can leave your Windows 8 device running Skype app in the background without having…
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Skype v4.5 Lands On Android

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Microsoft has launched a new version of its Skype app for Android, which brings 2 new features exclusively for tablet users and other enhancements for all the Android users. The update brings a new picture-in-picture window that allows users to view their video call even exit the app and switch to other apps. In other words, users are now allowed to multitask while they are on video/audio call via Skype. Currently, this feature is only available for Android tablet users,…
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Skype for iOS Receives an Update with Improved Sign-In Screen

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Microsoft has launched a significant revamp to its Skype app for iPhone and iPad with a faster startup time and an overhauled sign-in screen that makes it much easier to sign in with your Microsoft account or Skype ID. The latest version 4.15 offers you a better experience on Skype. Here’s the complete changelog of the updated version of Skype for iOS: A completely modernized sign-in screen that offers you easier way of signing in with a Microsoft account/Skype ID….
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Skype for Android Brings a Modernized User Interface for Tablet Users

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Just a couple of days ago, Microsoft has rolled out a significant Skype update for its iPhone and iPad versions. Today, the company has come up with a major Skype update for Android. Firstly, the update brings a completely modernized interface for tablet users (this is also compatible with Amazon’s Kindle Fire HDX and HD tablets, however, kindle-specific update will be launched soon). According to the company, the app puts conversations first, showcasing your most recent calls and chats. The…
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Skype for iPhone and iPad Got Overhauled for iOS 7

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Microsoft has launched a significant Skype update for its iPhone and iPad versions. Both the versions were completely overhauled for Apple’s latest iOS 7, along with a couple of improvements. Skype had launched a basic level of iOS 7 support for its iPhone and iPad versions last month, but the team was not gratified with that minor tune-up. So, it has just rolled out new versions of both the apps with clean and flatter iOS 7-inspired interface. Moreover, the updated…
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Skype for Android Receives an Update with Additional Language Support

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Microsoft has unleashed a new update for its Skype app for Android. The latest version brings few significant features, including enhanced call connection, and support for 14 additional languages. Firstly, the update comes with a new framework for ads. But the ads are not displayed in the main navigation screens of the app still, the team says that they will turn up ‘in a few weeks’ for free users. They have also added that premium users with subscription/credit plans will…
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Skype for Windows Phone Gets Support for Video Messaging

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Skype has rolled out an update for its native Windows Phone app. The update adds the most-awaited video-messaging support to the app. Skype had revealed video messaging support on both iOS and Android earlier this summer. Now, this feature has headed to Windows Phone! WP users can now record and send video messages to their dear ones. To get started, open a chat window and click on the ‘+’ icon, then start recording your message. In addition, the update also…
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Skype Adds HD Video Calling Support to iPad 4 and iPhone 5

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Skype has rolled out an update to its native iPad and iPhone versions. The update brings the most significant HD video calling support to users. It only works on iPhone 5 and iPad (4th gen), though. As aforementioned, the new update lets iPad 4 and iPhone 5 users to enjoy HD video calls via Skype app. Get closer to your dear ones with this high-definition video conferencing! In addition, the update also brings several other performance enhancements which have got…
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Skype for Windows Phone 8 Receives an Update with Enhanced Home Screen and People List Filter

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Microsoft has unleashed a new version of Skype for Windows Phone 8 users. The latest version brings few performance and quality enhancements.   The app’s home screen has been modified to allow users to easily swipe between contacts, recent and favorites. The size of the contact tiles has been altered to fit more tiles on the screen and polished the User Interface a bit. The updated version also brings a new People List Filter, which allows you to filter your…
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Skype for Android Redesigned with a New Look

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If you have been using Skype on your Android devices, you should download this latest update! Skype for Android has completely been modernized with new design, which functions similar to the Windows Phone 8 version. Now the home screen is splitted into 3 different tabs to provide an easy access to specific contacts, latest conversations and favorites. You can also encounter a remodeled dialog trees which look much cleaner than ever before, with the receiver and sender messages differentiated with…
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