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Skype in Media Shoots the Future, as well as the breeze, with Ice T

Rapper Ice T, one of the 3 judges on the Shoot the Future competition

Skype in Media’s Shoot the Future competition is on the search for up and coming, hot new talent in the world of content creation. Whether it’s a fantasy from the deepest realms of your imagination, a new take on the reality show genre, or maybe an enthralling short story idea that everyone will be talking … Read more

Make Your Big Break – Show Your Skills on Simon Cowell’s New Channel “The You Generation”


Do all of your friends say you can sing like an angel? Do your cakes and cookies make your best pals sigh with delight? Does everybody say you do an amazing impression of President Obama? Do you think that you could be the best in the world at dog training, BMX bike riding, stand-up comedy, … Read more

Skype and Gaga for One Call only

Do you love sharing your favorite moments over a Skype group video call with friends and family? What about if you could experience a call with the Queen of Pop herself, Lady Gaga? Skype is teaming up with Lady Gaga… Read more

Announcing Winners of Skype for Mac Chat Style Competition

It has taken a little longer than expected…but, we wanted to announce the winners of Phase 2 and Phase 3 of the Skype for Mac chat style competition we ran a few months ago. Big congratulations go to the following… Read more