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Skype Labs: Five Years of Innovation

Can you imagine a world without numbers? The Pirahã people, in the northwest jungle of Brazil, have one of the world’s few examples of an anumeric language. Think about how difficult it would be in our everyday lives, or on Skype, to express quantities only through approximations, as do the Pirahã. By looking at a … Read more

Skype festeggia i suoi primi 10 anni!

Nel 2003 si ottiene la sequenza del genoma umano con una precisione pari al 99%, gli appassionati di cinema si sono radunati per vedere Il Signore degli Anelli, Il Ritorno del Re e Alla ricerca di Nemo.,  J.K. Rowling ha pubblicato il suo quinto libro dedicato a Harry Potter, “Harry Potter e l’Ordine della Fenice”. … Read more

Skype 6.2 for Mac with eGifting

Today we have released a new version of Skype for Mac. New features and improvements in Skype 6.2 for Mac include: eGifting: Skype users can now send a gift of credit to anyone they care about on their birthday One-way SMS without verifying your mobile number eGifting: Send a gift of credit to anyone on … Read more

Say 'You rock' with Say it with Skype

Do you have a friend who deserves to be told they are awesome? With Say it with Skype, you can send them a message to say 'you rock'. Say it with Skype is a video greeting app that lets you… Read more

Say 'You rock' with Say it with Skype

Do you have a friend who deserves to be told they are awesome? With Say it with Skype, you can send them a message to say ‘you rock’. Say it with Skype is a video greeting app that lets you… Read more

Your #ILOVESKYPE Stories

We've seen a lot of response with the #ILOVESKYPE moments you are sharing for Skype's 8th Birthday. Here are our eight favorites. 1) @GeneralMattina: @Skype 92 yr old Grandmama in PA Skyping my sister in LA. #ILOVESKYPE http://twitpic.com/6d985o 2) @Rorymi6:… Read more