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Skype 5.0 for Android: find your friends automatically

Helping you keep in touch with the people who matter most in your life has always been a key goal for us here at Skype. But with more than 300 million users, we know that sometimes finding your friends on Skype can be a challenge. Today, we’re thrilled to announce a brand new feature for Android … Read more

Les bases de l’utilisation de Skype 5 pour iPhone

Les blogs sur les Trucs et Astuces reviennent généralement sur les caractéristiques moins évidentes de Skype, celles que vous ne découvrirez pas forcément par vous-même. Mais lorsque une des versions de Skype change radicalement, nous aimons avant tout rappeler à nos utilisateurs les basiques. Nous avons récemment annoncé une mise à jour de Skype pour … Read more

Adding a contact with the least possible actions

You know that feeling, you’re running a few minutes behind schedule and you’ve arranged a Skype call with someone. You start up your computer and realize that you don’t have the person in your contact list and time is wasting. To help you out in just such circumstances, this next post in my Least Possible … Read more

X Marks the Spot – Help Others Find You on Skype

You might have spotted a recent post from me in which I took on ten of the most frequently asked questions about Skype. The first question I looked at in that list is one which comes up a lot, “How do I find friends and add them as contacts?” The thing is, though, there are … Read more

Skype for Windows Desktop 6.5 with Easier Ways to Share and Add Contacts

Today we released a new version of Skype for Windows desktop. We’ve made the following improvements to make it easier to share with Skype for Windows desktop 6.5: Video Messaging We continue to improve video messaging while it’s in preview and encourage you to try it. Video messaging enables you to share life moments with … Read more