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Skype Passes 100M Android Installs and Launches Redesigned 4.0

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Just recently, we reached a major milestone. Skype for Android is now installed on over 100 million phones worldwide. And we’re so thankful – reaching such an achievement would be impossible without the support of our users, and we continue to put you and your needs at the heart of everything we do. Today we’re … Read more

O futuro do Skype nos celulares e tablets

O Skype foi fundado com base na simples ideia de que o “o mundo inteiro pode falar de graça”, e acho que nenhum de nós poderia ter imaginado o efeito que isso teria no nosso dia a dia. Dos milhões de crianças que compartilham seu dia a dia com chamadas com vídeo semanais com os … Read more

Disadvantaged Kids Build Planes (And a Future) From Scratch

Barrington Irving grew up in an impoverished area of inner city Miami with little hope for his future or knowledge of his personal potential. But, by the age of 23, he became youngest person and only African-American ever to fly solo around the world. His life was turned around by a chance encounter with a … Read more

El futuro móvil de Skype; algunos adelantos de lo que viene

Autor: Derek Snyder Skype nació con el simple principio de permitir que “todo el mundo pudiese hablar de forma gratuita”, y no estoy seguro de que ninguno de nosotros pudiese haber imaginado el espectacular efecto que esto ha tenido en nuestra vida cotidiana. Desde millones de familias jóvenes que comparten su videollamada semanal con los … Read more

Réflexions sur le Futur de Skype sur Mobile

Aujourd’hui, Derek Snyder, Directeur Marketing pour la partie Mobile chez Skype a partagé quelques réflexions sur sa vision de Skype pour le mobile, voici une traduction de son blog post. Skype a été créé sur un principe simple : « Permettre au monde entier de communiquer gratuitement » et je suis sûr qu’aucun d’entre nous … Read more

Skype 4.9 for iPhone and iPad

Today we’re pleased to release Skype for iPhone and Skype for iPad, version 4.9. Latest improvements: ✓ Audio and video call stability improvements. ✓ Share photos more reliably. ✓ Improved accessibility for video messaging. ✓ General fixes and improvements. Supported Devices & Operating System: Skype for iPhone version 4.9 supports: iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone … Read more

Come sarà il futuro “mobile” di Skype

Skype è stato creato secondo un semplice principio: “il mondo intero può comunicare gratis”. Non sono sicuro che alcuni di noi avessero immaginato che tipo di effetto tutto ciò avrebbe avuto nelle loro vite quotidiane. Da milioni di giovani famiglie che condividono ogni settimana i propri video con i nonni, agli studenti che, da ogni … Read more

Skype’s Mobile Future: A Few Thoughts on the Road Ahead

Skype was founded under the simple principle that “the whole world can talk for free,” and I’m not sure any of us could have imagined the remarkable effect this would have had in our daily lives. From millions of young families sharing their weekly video call with proud grandparents, to connecting students around the world … Read more

High School Students Meet the Rock Stars of Particle Physics

“What was involved in the search for the Higgs Boson particle and what does its discovery mean for physics?” If you’ve ever pondered such mysteries of the universe, you’ll be happy to know that the top scientists in the world are on the case. Late last month, 60 high school students outside Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania posed … Read more

A Brazilian Couple Begins Their Life Together Virtually

After dating for three long years, Cibele Santos and Fausto Candido were anxious to take the next step. They knew they wanted to spend the rest of their lives together, but what they had not foreseen was a job offer abroad causing the beginning of their marriage to take place over Skype. Telling their story here … Read more

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