Putting Face to Face and Pen to Page – Writers Use Skype to Redefine ‘Working Together’

Putting Face to Face and Pen to Page – Writers Use Skype to Redefine ‘Working Together’

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Web designer, international fashion model, writer, seven ancient wonder chaser, and fervent Skype user, Mark Perini has quite the growing resume, especially since the release of Halfway Perfect – the novel he co-wrote with author Julie Cross. He’s here to tell us exactly what co-writing a book entails, and...

The Magic of Skype Plays an Integral Role in Reconnecting Displaced Refugees

The Magic of Skype Plays an Integral Role in Reconnecting Displaced Refugees

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The moment when we discover our destiny is huge. For David Mikkelsen and his brother Christopher, this moment came through a chance encounter in Denmark with a young Afghan refugee named Mansour. Following the meeting, the brothers worked feverishly for four months, sifting through paperwork and cold-calling government agencies for...

3 Questions for the World’s Most Tech Savvy Professor

3 Questions for the World’s Most Tech Savvy Professor

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Virginia Tech Professor, John Boyer, may look the part with his pipe and array of sport coats, but the average academic doesn’t have a digital alter-ego named The Plaid Avenger. What truly makes this Geography professor stand out is his mission to “motivate, educate, and inspire students to be fully...

Skype and Lync: Connecting the Living Room to the Board Room

Skype and Lync: Connecting the Living Room to the Board Room

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Today, we’re excited to announce Skype and Lync customers around the world are now able to connect with each other from across these platforms. With Lync-Skype connectivity, Skype users will now be able to reach a broader network of colleagues, partners and customers who are using Lync, Microsoft’s unified...

Soldier Never Misses a Moment with Digital Daddy Time

Soldier Never Misses a Moment with Digital Daddy Time

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On Christmas morning, Julie McGhee had her young sons hold off on opening their presents. Their dad, Jeff, was serving overseas and struggling with missing out on all the precious family moments, from holidays to first steps. This holiday, however, would be different. With a little help from Skype, Jeff...

Harnessing the Power of Skype to Bring Relief to Haiti

Harnessing the Power of Skype to Bring Relief to Haiti

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Fay, Gustav, Hanna and Ike – three hurricanes and one tropical storm which rocked the nation of Haiti in 2008, affecting 8% of the country’s overall population. With an estimated $1 billion in damage, this was also the costliest natural disaster in Haitian history. When disasters like these occur,...

No Love for Mom? 1 in 5 People Forget to Send Mother's Day Gifts

No Love for Mom? 1 in 5 People Forget to Send Mother's Day Gifts

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Did your mom always have the best advice when you were younger? Mine sure did – “tie your shoes”, “look both ways before crossing the street”, “don’t talk to strangers” and “don’t follow the crowd” – although I didn’t always listen. Well, when it comes to treating mom right...

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