Facebook Looking To Compete With WhatsApp & SMS Alternatives

We've seen Facebook try out many features in the past and some have been successful and others have failed or just never caught on. One of them being email, and even changing everyone's default email address to a Facebook Mail address. Yesterday, there were rumors floating around the internet that Facebook was interested in buying [...]

Microsoft To Retire Windows Live Messenger

According to The Verge, Microsoft is planning on retiring its Windows Live Messenger. Most of us in the tech world knew this would happen eventually after Microsoft announced their purchase of Skype a while back. With the new v6 for Windows and Mac, you can log into Skype with your Microsoft Account or Facebook. According [...]

By |2016-10-16T15:59:59-05:00November 5th, 2012|Categories: Apps|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Skype For Windows 8 Landing Fri 10/26/12

With the launch of Windows 8 right around the corner (Friday), Microsoft has now announced that a metro-style (Microsoft Design Style) Skype will be available in the Microsoft Store also on Friday. It will integrate right into the People hub, giving you the option of calling them right from the hub and launching Skype. Also, [...]

By |2016-10-16T16:00:14-05:00October 22nd, 2012|Categories: Apps|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Skype 5.11 Beta Integrates Microsoft Account and Facebook

Last year Microsoft bought Skype for $8.5 Billion. After a year of waiting, Microsoft has finally released a beta version (5.11) of its Skype PC client that integrates your Skype account with your Microsoft (Live/Hotmail) account, along with Facebook. To make it work, you'll have to log out of your Skype account (assuming you have [...]

By |2016-10-16T16:00:34-05:00September 26th, 2012|Categories: Apps|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments
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