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Skype for Linux Alpha and calling on Chrome and Chromebooks

Introducing Skype for Linux Alpha

Today, we’re pleased to announce the launch of the Alpha version of a new Skype for Linux client. This release reaffirms our commitment to an important group of people—the Linux community. At 7am PST / 14:00 UTC today, we’ll be hosting a Q&A between Linux users and our Engineering team to launch Skype for Linux … Read more

Exciting news for Linux users

Skype Community Q&A

Tune into the Skype Community Q&A on July 13 at 7am PST / 3pm GMT to learn more! Read more

Skype 4.0 for Linux

First off, we'd like to thank our Skype for Linux users for your patience awaiting Skype 4.0 for Linux, codenamed 'Four Rooms for Improvement,' which is now available. With this release, we have finally filled the gap with our other… Read more