Skype http://winsupersite.com/taxonomy/term/12343/more en Microsoft Launches Skype Translator Preview http://winsupersite.com/skype/microsoft-launches-skype-translator-preview <div class="field-deck"> Habla Español? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft announced this morning that it is launching the first phase of its long-awaited Skype Translator Preview, which will provide automatic, real-time language translation capabilities to the popular communications software. This first release is available only on Windows 8.1, and supports spoken English and Spanish, plus over 40 instant message languages.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/skype/microsoft-launches-skype-translator-preview" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/skype/microsoft-launches-skype-translator-preview#comments Skype Mon, 15 Dec 2014 15:11:00 +0000 47441 at http://winsupersite.com Microsoft Adds Skype Chat to Office Online http://winsupersite.com/node/46541 <div class="field-deck"> Hey, you got your Skype in my web browser </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If you use Outlook.com or OneDrive, you have probably noticed that you can initiate Skype chats from their web-based UIs. Well, now that capability is coming to some of Office Online—the web-based versions of Microsoft's popular Office applications—too. And it may make even more sense in that environment, since will enable easier real-time collaboration when it rolls out in the coming weeks.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/node/46541" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/node/46541#comments Outlook.com OneDrive Skype Office Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:42:00 +0000 46541 at http://winsupersite.com Microsoft Announces Skype for Web (Beta) http://winsupersite.com/skype/microsoft-announces-skype-web-beta <div class="field-deck"> Coming soon to a browser near you </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft has announced a pre-release version of the Skype client that runs in any modern web browser, allowing users to make audio and video calls from any PC or Mac. Soon, you'll be able to sign-in at skype.com to get started, but for now the release is available only to a very limited audience.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/skype/microsoft-announces-skype-web-beta" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/skype/microsoft-announces-skype-web-beta#comments Skype Fri, 14 Nov 2014 15:54:00 +0000 46321 at http://winsupersite.com Skype for Windows Phone Adds Support for Drawing http://winsupersite.com/skype/skype-windows-phone-adds-support-drawing <div class="field-deck"> Suck it, iPhone </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft has released a major update to Skype for Windows Phone that adds a number of new features, including automatic Microsoft account sign-in, better support for HD screens, and faster app resume times. But the marquee new feature is unique to Windows Phone, at least for now: Skype now lets you create drawings in the app and then share them with others.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/skype/skype-windows-phone-adds-support-drawing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/skype/skype-windows-phone-adds-support-drawing#comments Windows Phone Skype Windows Phone 8 Windows Phone 8.1 Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:50:00 +0000 45201 at http://winsupersite.com Skype 5.6 for iPhone Optimized for All Screen Sizes http://winsupersite.com/skype/skype-56-iphone-optimized-all-screen-sizes <div class="field-deck"> Second update that targets iOS 8 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft released a new version of Skype today for iPhone, and it's going one aim only: To ensure that this app looks nice on any supported iPhone screen. This is an issue because Apple still supports the iPhone 4S, iPhone 5/5S/5C, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in its latest OS, and each of which features a different screen size and resolution.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/skype/skype-56-iphone-optimized-all-screen-sizes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/skype/skype-56-iphone-optimized-all-screen-sizes#comments iOS iPhone iPhone 6 iPhone 6 Plus Skype Wed, 15 Oct 2014 19:06:00 +0000 45031 at http://winsupersite.com Microsoft Releases a Group Video Chat Companion App for Skype http://winsupersite.com/skype/microsoft-releases-group-video-chat-companion-app-skype <div class="field-deck"> So... what the heck is this thing? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft today released a new mobile companion app for Skype called Qik that provides group video messaging functionality. The theory here is that Qik treats video chats like regular messaging, not so much as standalone conversations but rather as ongoing dialogs that can be picked up again over time. But in keeping with modern snap apps, Qik video messages also automatically self-destruct after two weeks. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/skype/microsoft-releases-group-video-chat-companion-app-skype" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/skype/microsoft-releases-group-video-chat-companion-app-skype#comments Skype Tue, 14 Oct 2014 17:37:00 +0000 44961 at http://winsupersite.com Skype for Outlook.com is Updated http://winsupersite.com/skype/skype-outlookcom-updated <div class="field-deck"> Makes it easier to start chatting </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft today announced that it has made available a major update to Skype for Outlook.com that makes it easier to find friends and chat. This update comes just a day after the company announced major updates to the Skype clients for Windows and Mac.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/skype/skype-outlookcom-updated" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/skype/skype-outlookcom-updated#comments Outlook.com Skype Fri, 10 Oct 2014 21:51:00 +0000 44821 at http://winsupersite.com Skype Gets Prettier on Windows Desktop, Mac http://winsupersite.com/skype/skype-gets-prettier-windows-desktop-mac <div class="field-deck"> Another nice nod for us desktop users </div> <div class="node-body article-body">For the past few weeks I've been using an updated version of the Skype desktop client for Windows, which has been redesigned for easier sharing and chatting. But the first thing you'll notice when you upgrade is that this new version of Skype—called Skype 6.2 and curiously still in preview form on Windows—is much prettier than older versions of the client. And it now closely resembles mobile versions of the app.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/skype/skype-gets-prettier-windows-desktop-mac" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/skype/skype-gets-prettier-windows-desktop-mac#comments Skype Thu, 09 Oct 2014 16:06:00 +0000 44751 at http://winsupersite.com Skype for iPhone Updated for iOS 8 http://winsupersite.com/skype/skype-iphone-updated-ios-8 <div class="field-deck"> A great-looking update </div> <div class="node-body article-body">You're going to see the phrase "updated for iOS 8" a lot in the coming days, and not just for Microsoft apps. But for the software giant, it all starts with Skype: the communications app is the first of Microsoft's apps to get the iOS 8 treatment and the star feature is interactive notifications.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/skype/skype-iphone-updated-ios-8" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/skype/skype-iphone-updated-ios-8#comments iOS iOS 8 iPhone iPhone 6 iPhone 6 Plus Skype Mobile Mon, 22 Sep 2014 16:56:00 +0000 43891 at http://winsupersite.com Skype for Windows Phone Updated with Location Sharing http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/skype-windows-phone-updated-location-sharing <div class="field-deck"> Can you find me now? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft has released Skype 2.22 for Windows Phone 8 and 8.1 today. This major new version of the app adds location sharing, notification controls and more. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/skype-windows-phone-updated-location-sharing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/skype-windows-phone-updated-location-sharing#comments Windows Phone Skype Windows Phone 8 Windows Phone 8.1 Wed, 10 Sep 2014 16:08:00 +0000 43371 at http://winsupersite.com