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Skype Outage: An Update, and an Apology

At Skype, our mission is to give you the tools you need to be closer and do more with the people who matter to you most. It’s a simple commitment, but one which we hold ourselves highly accountable for. Yesterday, we experienced an issue at the Skype back-end that prevented us from delivering on our … Read more

Ask the Skype Experts on Community Day – September 23rd 2015

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This Wednesday September 23, Skype experts — including engineers, product managers, marketers, data scientists and customer service specialists — will be available during daytime in Europe and the Americas to answer your questions over on the Skype Community. From subscription advice, to personalizing your Skype account, to using our new features — our team of … Read more

Mojis: Express Yourself on Skype Like Never Before

Skype Mojis

Sometimes real life feels like it’s straight out of a movie and mere words just don’t do it justice. Now, when you send a message on Skype, you can personalize your chat and pull in your favorite TV or movie moments to do the talking for you. Mojis are short clips from your favorite movies … Read more

Skype Redesigned for Android, iPhone and iPad

Skype for Android

At Skype we are passionate about helping you connect to the people that matter most even when you’re apart. We are constantly working to make it easier and better to do just that, whether you’re talking with family, messaging with friends, or sharing a photo. That’s why Skype 6.0 for Android is rolling out today … Read more

Come on You Reds! Win A Trip to Old Trafford to See Manchester United

Skype sweepstake

We have some exciting news for all you football fans out there. Skype has teamed up with YouTube channel FullTimeDEVILS — the number one, 100% unofficial Manchester United fan’s channel — to bring you a competition that is going to take some beating. FullTimeDEVILS gives Man United supporters the latest videos, football news, transfer talk, player … Read more

Imaginations Collide in The Skype Studio

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With school back in full swing, notebook margins are no longer safe from daydreaming doodles of millions of students. Tapping into these back to school creative juices, Skype challenged some of the most creative minds they could find to work together and bring fans’ imaginations to life. Superstar vloggers and artistic geniuses Jamie Jo Blaine … Read more

Skype Is Joining Students as They Make Their Way to College

Skype back to college

It’s that time of the year for students around the country to load up their cars and begin the journey back to college. Whether you’re arriving for your final year or coming in fresh out of high school, college is a time to make lifelong friends and define yourself. Whether you are going in full … Read more

Rewriting the Rules of Book Tours with Skype

Skype video call

You might remember author Nomi Eve from our 5 ways Skype can help simplify your life post. Here’s an in-depth look at how she’s using Skype to gain new readers.   Early on, author Nomi Eve learned one of the cardinal rules of book publishing: meet your readers. That’s why, in 2014, to help promote her novel Henna … Read more

It’s nearly the final whistle for The Football Republic and Skype’s Pundit Pursuit

They’re the ones who live, breathe and sleep soccer. The ones who know every detail of the offside rule. The people who think about soccer every second of every single day. And they’re also the ones who took part in our Pundit Pursuit — our search for fresh new presenters for some of YouTube’s biggest … Read more

Skype Helps Friends Reduce the Stigma around Mental Illness

Meet Martin Baker and Fran Houston. While living on different continents, these best friends have found a way to work together to ignite conversations and help reduce the stigma around mental illness. Here, Martin explains how they’re using Skype to do it. You can also follow their journey on their website, Facebook, and Twitter. Despite … Read more

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