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Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
YouTube announces Reels, a version of the Stories format available in a separate tab that lets creators post shorter videos, available in beta   —  Even YouTube is adding Stories.  The popular format introduced by Snapchat, then adopted by Instagram, Skype, Facebook, Messenger and even some dating apps …
Nov 29, 2017, 2:57 PMIn context
Brad Sams / Thurrott.com:
Microsoft will end support for logging into Skype via Facebook on January 10th, to push users toward single Microsoft sign-on across its services   —  Microsoft is making an interesting move today that will impact users who currently access Skype with their Facebook credentials.
Nov 27, 2017, 7:05 PMIn context
Louise Matsakis / Motherboard:
Yandex, Russia's main search engine, now mostly uses state licensed sources for news after law made big news aggregators responsible for content they link to   —  In Russia, when people want to find something on the internet, they often don't turn to Google or Bing, but to Yandex, a publicly-traded and extremely popular search engine.
Nov 26, 2017, 12:20 AMIn context
Paul Mozur / New York Times:
Apple removes “a number of voice over internet protocol apps”, including Skype, from its App Store in China for being non-compliant with local law   —  SHANGHAI — One of the last foreign-run tools for online communication in China appears to be in trouble with the authorities there.
Nov 21, 2017, 8:50 AMIn context
Mariella Moon / Engadget:
PayPal launches Money Pools feature to help you pool money for group payments   —  These days, you have a lot of ways to choose from when splitting bills with friends.  You can send money through Facebook Messenger, chip in for dinner mid-Skype chat or even pay your debt as an email attachment on Gmail.
Nov 10, 2017, 3:40 PMIn context
Skype Blogs:
New Skype for desktop, which takes design cues from Skype for mobile, comes out of preview with customizable themes, Reactions, cloud-based file sharing, more   —  In today's hectic world, maintaining our personal connections is more important than ever.  We need to get more done …
Oct 30, 2017, 11:10 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Microsoft brings Cortana into Skype, over a year after first announcing the integration, to offer in-context assistance within chats, such as restaurant options   —  Microsoft's virtual assistant Cortana has finally arrived in Skype.  Announced at last year's Microsoft Build 2016 event …
Oct 10, 2017, 12:10 PMIn context
Surur / MSPoweruser:
Now-deleted Microsoft Store listing said Harmon Kardon Cortana-powered speaker will cost $200 with six months of free Skype calls, on sale October 22   —  The official store listing for the Harman Kardon Invoke has leaked, and with it comes the final price of the smart speaker.
Oct 5, 2017, 2:50 PMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft says that Office 2019 will ship in the second half of 2018 and will include improved features for businesses that aren't using Office 365   —  Yes, Virginia, there will be another version of the Microsoft Office perpetual client, as well as SharePoint, Exchange and Skype for Business Servers …
Sep 26, 2017, 11:45 AMIn context
Jared Spataro / Office Blogs:
The next perpetual release of Office   —  Today's post was written by Jared Spataro, general manager for Office.  —  Today, at Microsoft Ignite in Orlando, we announced Office 2019—the next perpetual update for Office.  This release, scheduled for the second half of 2018 …
Sep 26, 2017, 9:55 AMIn context

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