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32 million people concurrently online on Skype

Yesterday, Skype passed a new milestone. There were 32 million people signed onto Skype at the same time. That's quite a lot of people using Skype to build and maintain meaningful connections with friends, family and co-workers by making voice… Read more

Skype group video calling… How can you use it?

Here at Skype, we love music. We also love exploring everything group video calling can do. So when we recently had the idea to merge music and group video, we couldn't help ourselves. Without pause we got a hold of… Read more

Skype and sports: a winning combination

More athletes are using Skype video calls and group calls to stay on top of their game. See http://www.skype.com for more. Read more

Share your Skype stories to commemorate the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami 1st Anniversary on March 11th

Almost one year has passed since the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami of March 11th, 2011. To commemorate this sad anniversary, we would like to reflect on how disaster-stricken people managed to communicate with their loved ones at a… Read more

A day in the life of a Skype engineer

"It's early in the morning when we arrive at the Skype office in Tallinn, Estonia. In 12 hours, Mark Zuckerberg and Tony Bates will announce the Skype-Facebook partnership. Skype technology will power video chatting on the world's largest online social… Read more

Find a new job with help from Skype

Read on to find out how Skype can help you get your career on track. See Skype.com for more on cheap calls, video calls, international calls and more. Read more

Skype 5.8 Hotfix for Windows

Today we have released a hotfix for Skype 5.8 for Windows. This release fixes a bug which could cause Skype to crash for some users. In addition, we have made adjustments to messaging in the client for users who… Read more

Skype Love Story Highlights

Last week, in honor of Valentine's Day we asked you to share your Skype love stories with us via Twitter, Facebook and our blog. Whether it was a special Skype call with a long distance boyfriend, girlfriend, husband, wife, sister,… Read more

Skype 2.7 for Android: Improved calling experience

Today we have released a new version of Skype for Android. The main efforts on this release have gone to improving the calling experience and enabling video calling for the Samsung Epic 4G Touch. Upgrade to the latest version… Read more

Poetry as a device for learning pronunciation

Written by Karl H. Purnell, a writer, playwright and journalist who began his career as a reporter for the Harrisburg Patriot, and then became a newspaper editor in Lewisburg, PA. Karl has been teaching students in various part of the… Read more

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