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The ultimate race against time: an interview with explorer Mark Wood

Explorer Mark Wood

Mark Wood, polar explorer, educator, and adventurer has covered thousands of miles of frozen ice, and visited both the North and South Geographic poles. Starting tomorrow, along with two other explorers, he’ll be taking part in the Race Against Time Expedition across the Arctic, aiming to complete the 470 miles across ice completely unsupported in under … Read more

Looking back at Claire Marshall’s fitness journey with Skype

Claire Marshall's fitness challenge with Skype

A few weeks ago beauty and lifestyle vlogger Claire Marshall embarked on a journey to a healthier lifestyle. Unlike many who try to get active and eat healthy on their own, with the help of Skype, Claire took on her #SkypeFit journey with the support of fitness experts, fans and anyone else looking to get … Read more

Kasey Potts uses Skype to promote healthy (and delicious!) cooking

Skype flex emoticon

When it comes to making health and fitness goals a reality, eating right is just as important as hitting the gym. Over the course of her #SkypeFit journey, Claire Marshall has taken on some of the toughest workout and cooking challenges. She’s about to hit the kitchen again with a little help from food blogger … Read more

Celebrating International Women’s Day with Girl Rising

International Women's Day

Our guest writer for today’s blog post in celebration of International Women’s Day is Jill Iscol, President of the IF Hummingbird Foundation and Founder of Hearts on Fire, a program of the foundation identifying and showcasing some of the most inspirational and committed individuals working to change the world for the better. Girl Rising is a … Read more

Skype TX expands the elections coverage

Microsoft Media Center at Iowa Caucuses 2016

Skype TX’s broadcasting capabilities combines traditional press and new media, bringing out the best of both worlds—for free. Located at the heart of Microsoft’s Media Center in Des Moines during the recent Iowa Caucuses, the Skype TX mobile studio enabled media outlets to seamlessly reach a potential cast of 300 million users through a studio … Read more

Skype brings you healthy food tips from Russ Crandall

The Domestic Man

For the past few weeks, we’ve been helping vlogger Claire Marshall meet her health and fitness goals with the help of our experts (and it’s not too late for you to join in). With a focus on exercise in our first few weeks, we want to make sure your nutrition is getting just as much attention. … Read more

Liverpool FC fans get a Skype surprise and the chance to win signed jerseys

Liverpool Football Club

March 3rd update: Submissions are now closed. Many thanks to everyone who tweeted their guesses. To uncover the identity of the mystery LFC star, watch the full video: *** So many of us dream of meeting our favorite football players, but few of us actually get the opportunity to see them off the field. A … Read more

Sing your heart out for Liverpool FC for a chance to win

Skype Liverpool FC

Skype have teamed up with Liverpool FC to give Reds fans around the world the chance to win a legendary Anfield experience — when Liverpool FC take on Newcastle United. Entering is simple — just send us a Skype video message of the last chorus of You’ll Never Walk Alone for your chance to sing … Read more

Professional street skater Leticia Bufoni shares the thrills of X Games Oslo with the help of Skype

Leticia Bufoni

When pro street skater Leticia Bufoni was a little girl growing up in Brazil, her grandmother gave her a skateboard as a gift and she fell in love with the sport. Ever since then she’s been working tirelessly to perfect the exciting terrain of street skating. So far her biggest achievement has been winning the … Read more

Lindsey Duggan shows us the ropes (well… silks) of aerial fitness

Air Los Angeles

This year, we’ve been dedicated to helping our friends (that’s you!) make their heath goals a reality. We teamed up with vlogger Claire Marshall and got some professionals on the case to give her tips, tricks and workouts that all of you could follow at home. In her latest vlog offering, she headed down to … Read more

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