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Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft says Skype is coming to Amazon Alexa devices later this year, letting Alexa users make outgoing voice and video calls, accept incoming calls, and more   —  Microsoft and Amazon are working together to bring Skype calling to Alexa-powered devices, which brings into question, again, where Microsoft is going with Cortana.
Sep 20, 2018, 6:50 PMIn context
Brian Heater / TechCrunch:
Amazon announces an update to the $229.99 Echo Show, with a 10" display, Dolby speakers, an eight microphone array, built-in Skype, third party browsers, more   —  Today's Amazon event is full of surprises, but you could have predicted this one from a mile away.
Sep 20, 2018, 2:22 PMIn context
Todd VanderArk / Skype Blogs:
Microsoft launches call recording feature for Skype on most platforms except Windows 10, which will get the feature in the coming weeks   —  When we added video to Skype calls over ten years ago, the ability to share important moments with loved ones took a big step forward.
Sep 4, 2018, 4:30 PMIn context
Mehedi Hassan / Thurrott.com:
Microsoft says it is updating Skype to restore simplicity and familiarity, will kill its Stories-like feature called Highlights, which launched last year   —  Microsoft just announced a number of changes the company is rolling out to restore Skype's simplicity and familiarity.
Aug 31, 2018, 6:25 PMIn context
Pradeep / MSPoweruser:
Skype launches end-to-end encrypted conversations out of preview, but feature is opt-in and users' private messages don't sync across devices   —  Back in January, Microsoft announced the preview of end-to-end encrypted Private Conversations on Skype.  When you chat with someone using …
Aug 20, 2018, 12:31 PMIn context
Brian Heater / TechCrunch:
Anchor announces Listener Support, a Patreon-style service that lets listeners pledge $0.99, $4.99, or $9.99 a month to podcasters   —  Anchor's been gaining a fair bit of steam lately with its dead simple mobile podcast editing app.  The New York startup has also been branching out in some interesting ways …
Aug 9, 2018, 10:40 AMIn context
Brad Sams / Thurrott.com:
After pushback from users, Microsoft says it will not end support for “classic” Skype 7.0 in Sept. but does not provide a new timeline for phasing it out   —  Earlier this summer, Microsoft announced that they would be ending support for version 7.0 of classic Skype in September.
Aug 6, 2018, 3:25 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Microsoft launches Skype version 8.0 for desktop, with HD video, screen-sharing in calls, and improved chat, plans more features this summer like call recording   —  Skype's redesign launched last year was met with mixed reviews, but the company is forging ahead by rolling out a number …
Jul 16, 2018, 1:40 PMIn context
Rob Bennett / Windows Experience Blog:
Microsoft News launches on Android and iOS as a rebranded MSN app, also powers news on Windows 10, Skype, Xbox, and Outlook.com   —  Microsoft has been in the news business for more than 23 years.  When we launched MSN in 1995, the news industry was just beginning to provide content online.
Jun 20, 2018, 9:40 AMIn context
Stephanie Condon / ZDNet:
New G Suite features unveiled, including interoperability between Hangouts Meet and other video conferencing systems like select Skype, Cisco, Polycom products   —  The new feature is one of multiple G Suite updates Google announced, improving interoperability with third-party enterprise tools.
Jun 4, 2018, 12:05 PMIn context

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