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Coronavirus keeps the love bug online and in conversation, just the way women like it

On dating apps, men always want to skip the conversation and immediately meet in the flesh, but now romance is all about chatting, say women

21 Mar 2020 1:47 PM

TRAI to take more time on OTT norms; lawful interception, security issue now in focus

Skype, Viber, WhatsApp and Hike are some of the popular and widely-used OTT services.

02 Oct 2019 3:40 PM

Skype now lets you share your mobile screen during calls

Skype is now testing a feature that will allow you to share your mobile screen during calls.

13 Apr 2019 5:41 PM

Now Skype call up to 50 people at once

Starting today, you will be able to make these large group calls.

07 Apr 2019 12:23 PM

Now, add up to 50 participants in Skype group video call

Until now, Skype supported only 25 participants in the group calls.

17 Mar 2019 11:16 AM


Microsoft rolls out refreshed Skype for Web

Starting this week, you will be able to use Skype for Web with a handful of new features.

09 Mar 2019 1:27 PM

Skype introduces background blur to hide the messy room from your parents

Starting this week, Skype is rolling out background blur in Skype video calls.

10 Feb 2019 12:47 PM

Skype redesign will simplify the app

With the new update, Microsoft is focusing on what Skype was originally meant for, that is, video calls and messaging.

03 Sep 2018 7:40 AM

Skype updated with end-to-end encryption feature for private conversations

Reportedly, the feature was under test for several months. Now, it is available for iOS, Android, Linux, Mac and Windows.

22 Aug 2018 5:53 PM

Skype adds read reciepts to chats

This new feature can be tested in the app’s preview build.

07 Jul 2018 12:29 PM


Bombay HC allows NRI woman to record consent for divorce via Skype

'Due to globalisation and since educated young persons are crossing the borders of India, it is not possible to remain present,' HC said.

17 Apr 2018 1:55 PM

HC: Consent in divorce plea using modern tech legal

Arguing for the petitioner’s wife, advocate Samir Vaidya said that his client and her husband had been living apart for a year.

15 Apr 2018 2:00 AM

Christmas Blues

While Christmas invokes joy and cheer for the most part, it can also prove to be a depressing time for some.

24 Dec 2017 12:34 AM

Apple removes several apps, including Skype, in China

The removal of apps led to complaints from several Chinese users who were unable to pay for Skype’s services through Apple.

22 Nov 2017 7:49 AM

Microsoft's Skype Lite causes bluetooth phantom call bug

Some users reported that the phantom call bug on the Android works as soon as they play music over the Bluetooth connection.

13 Nov 2017 7:11 PM


Sticky pics from Skype

They have introduced their version of photo effects named ‘Photo Stickers’.

12 Nov 2017 7:19 AM

Facebook’s AI lab teaches bots to mimic human expressions

Facebook’s AI lab has developed bots that can mimic human expressions.

07 Sep 2017 10:14 AM

iOS version of Skype to receive major updates

Microsoft officially announced that the company and Apple are working on building Skype for iOS users together.

17 Jul 2017 10:33 AM

Integrate your Skype account with Aadhaar number for secure connections

The video calling service’s designed-for-India app requires Aadhar for identity verification purposes.

05 Jul 2017 7:48 PM

Skype gets much-needed hype

Skype on its official blog says it is “introducing the next generation of Skype.”

04 Jun 2017 12:20 AM