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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
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft Teams is replacing Skype for Business to put more pressure on Slack   —  Microsoft Teams isn't even a year old, but it's about to replace Skype for Business.  At Microsoft's Ignite conference in Orlando, Florida today, the software giant is revealing that it plans to kill off Skype for Business in favor of Microsoft Teams.
Sep 25, 2017, 9:20 AMIn context
Reuters:
Saudi Arabia to lift ban it imposed in 2013 on VoIP calls, will make services that satisfy regulatory requirements, like Skype and WhatsApp, available today   —  RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia will lift a ban on internet phone calls, a government spokesman said, part of efforts to attract more business to the country.
Sep 21, 2017, 7:55 AMIn context

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