Skype Blogs

News, stories, and updates from Skype

Extraordinary women create new possibilities with Skype

Pippa Lord, the Melbourne-bred, Brooklyn-dwelling founder of the online culinary and lifestyle magazine Sous Style, is one of the pioneers of a new generation of younger, hipper and tech savvier generation of Martha Stewarts who strive for "imperfect perfection." She… Read more

„Ich freue mich auf jeden Montag"

Wir werden immer wieder gefragt, wie es ist, für Skype zu arbeiten. Um euch nun keine allgemeine Antwort geben zu müssen, haben wir uns einen Experten, Karlheinz Wurm, gesucht, damit er seine Geschichte erzählen kann. Karlheinz fing 2005 bei Skype… Read more

"I look forward to Mondays"

People keep asking, "What's it like to work for Skype?" Rather than doling out a general answer, we tracked down an expert, Karlheinz Wurm, to get his story. Karlheinz joined Skype in 2005 and is currently the Product Engineering Director… Read more

GroupMe Partners Up to Introduce a New Generation to Tech Jobs like QA

Today I'm excited to launch SummerQAmp, an initiative to train a new workforce in high-tech skills, specifically Quality Assurance, and help create tech jobs for American youth. Developed as a commitment to the White House's Summer Jobs+ initiative, the movement… Read more

Celebrating Skype's Roots in Estonia: A profile of Sten Tamkivi

We thought it would be interesting to showcase points of views from Skype offices around the world. Today, I'm pleased to share an interview with Sten Tamkivi, Director of Product Focus and Catalogue Operations for Skype. Sten is based… Read more

Celebrating Skype's Roots in Estonia: A profile of Sten Tamkivi

We thought it would be interesting to showcase points of views from Skype offices around the world. Today, I’m pleased to share an interview with Sten Tamkivi, Director of Product Focus and Catalogue Operations for Skype. Sten is based… Read more