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He jumps off buildings, He sets himself on fire, He uses Skype

When Anthony Molinari first arrived in Hollywood as an aspiring stuntman he believed that the best way to make a name for himself was by doing the “gnarliest gags” which include “car hits” and “stair falls”. Now, a decade later, with credits in The Avengers, The Dark Knight Rises, and the upcoming The Lone Ranger … Read more

Skype 6.3 for Windows

Today we have released a new version of Skype for Windows. Skype 6.3 for Windows is a maintenance release which brings to you a set of quality and performance related improvements. Start downloading the new version of Skype now. Let us know what you think about the new release by discussing what matters on the … Read more

Skype 6.3 for Mac

Today we have released a new version of Skype for Mac. In this release, we have worked on improving the quality of the overall user experiences. New features and improvements in Skype 6.3 for Mac include: See a slideshow of other participants in a group call when you are the current speaker New In-Call DTMF dial … Read more

Skype spells profit out of the gate for West Coast Call Center

West Coast Call Center photo

We loved hearing recently that Skype enabled the entrepreneurs behind West Coast Call Center to take the initial plunge into business for themselves. The 18-month-old company prospects for customers on behalf of its clients, who are primarily companies in the insurance and financial industries. The call center gets in touch with the right decision makers, … Read more

Skype Click to Call on Mac Safari gets a makeover

Skype Click to Call for Mac (version 2.6) is now available. Look for the refreshed user interface and retina quality images which make Click to Call look more at home in Mac Safari. Download the new Skype Click to Call now and let us know what you think by sharing feedback on the Skype Support Network. Read more

A Skype fan from the UK shares tips for Mother’s Day gift ideas

We’ve been hunting for tips on what to get for Mother’s Day, this Sunday March 10, and we wanted to share this email, from Jean Davis in Buckinghamshire in the UK. Dear Skype, My son is going to Skype call me on Mother’s Day, as usual and so I wanted to share my tip with … Read more

Get inspired this International Women’s Day: Business women share their best advice

One of the best parts of the work we do with small businesses is that we have the pleasure of meeting strong, inspirational women business owners and executives from around the globe. In honor of International Women’s Day today, we wanted to pass on some of their best business advice in hopes of inspiring you, … Read more

Managing your group chats like a boss

Group chats are great for keeping everyone updated on the latest goings on. At work I use group chats for everything, from introducing people with a shared interest, to planning where to go for lunch. Skype has a range of options for managing your group chats, here I will give you some advanced tips on … Read more

Chords, Keys and Lyrics Composed via Skype

Singer-songwriter Megan Redmond.

Denver, Colorado: it’s not exactly a hotbed of the music industry.  But 17-year old singer-songwriter Megan Redmond isn’t the type of person to let geography stand in her way.  Although she was born in Denver, because of her passion for music and songwriting, her parents decided to move her to Nashville, TN when she was … Read more

Skype 4.6 for iPhone & iPad with a new calling experience

Today we’re pleased to release Skype for iPhone and iPad, version 4.6. New features and improvements: New, beautiful calling experience One-to-one chats now appear in the correct order Option to select your message as ‘read’ with just a few taps General fixes and improvements Supported Devices & Operating System: Skype for iPad version 4.6 supports … Read more

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