Skype Blogs

News, stories, and updates from Skype

Mayra Hurtado is overjoyed to be Skype’s Photography Ambassador in Mexico

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A few weeks ago, we announced the upcoming launch of Moment Makers in Mexico and Brazil. Now, we’re getting to know a brand new group of influential and passionate Moment Makers. Mayra Hurtado is a Mexican photographer and fashion blogger who represented her home city of Guadalajara in the Skype City Sights photo collaboration. She … Read more

How to Call Mexico on Skype

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We live in an ever-smaller world in which our siblings, cousins and best friends don’t just live across town but across international borders. We love hearing from so many of you about how our software helps you keep in touch with the people who are most important to you, no matter where they live. And, … Read more

Saga de l’été : les plus belles histoires de Skype (1/3)

Skype est principalement connu pour sa fonction première : rester proches de ceux que nous aimons malgré la distance. Et pourtant, Skype fait beaucoup plus et est à l’origine de nombreuses histoires humaines aussi émouvantes qu’inattendues, en partie grâce à son implication dans des projets d’éducation. Nous avons décidé de profiter de l’été, une période … Read more

Classrooms in US and Mexico Bond Over Books

Partnering with another class to read together is a fantastic way to use Skype in your classroom. Not only does this type of lesson improve literacy skills, it’s also a great way to introduce your students to new cultures and stories from around the world. Recently, as part of Skype’s Global Reading Initiative, Elisa Steele, … Read more

From Mexico City to Manchester, Skype and Peace One Day Host Student SkypeTalks

One of my favorite early grade school memories was having a pen pal. Every year, my teacher would present each student with a profile of another student who lived in another town across the nation. I would immediately begin writing to my pen pal, asking them questions like: “What is the weather like where you … Read more

Introducing new Skype Cards in Mexico

Skype is always working towards more and more ways to bring people together whenever they are apart. At Skype today we are happy to introduce a new payment option for the Mexico market, Skype Cards. Skype users in Mexico will… Read more

Presentando las nuevas tarjetas de Skype en México

Skype siempre está buscando más y más formas de ser una gran plataforma de comunicación. Quienes trabajamos en Skype estamos felices al presentarle un nuevo método de pago para el mercado mexicano, Skype Cards. Con Skype Cards, los usuarios en… Read more

Hola amigos de Skype en México!

Nos da gusto presentarles nuestro nuevo canal de Twitter, @SkypeMexico. Con este canal podremos mantenerlos informados sobre eventos y novedades de Skype conforme se vayan dando. Nos interesa tener más conversaciones con ustedes y saber cuál es su mejor historia… Read more

New Skype Subscription Plans to Call Brazil and Russia

A few weeks ago we launched a new subscription plan for calls to Mexico. Now we're pleased to announce the addition of new unlimited* subscription plans for calls to Brazil and Russia. These plans give you an easy and… Read more

See and Talk to Your Friends on Skype in Full-HD 1080p with the New Logitech HD Pro Webcam C920

Our friends at Logitech are showing off their latest webcam, the Logitech HD Pro Webcam C920. The new webcam delivers crystal clear Skype video calling experience with your friends and family that are smoother and faster than ever before. The… Read more