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Microsoft’s Skype gives you spotlight search and slide over
Send messages quicker and take calls while multitasking with this updated communications app.
| October 2
Skype users plagued with problems, fix is incoming
Skype for iOS isn't looking good at the minute.
| September 21
Skype Qik gains support for captions, music and photos
Skype has just issued a major update to its video messaging app, Skype Qik.
| June 23
Skype for iPhone update allows users to preview Web links while chatting
Version 5.13 also adds a nice new feature to the Apple Watch version of the app.
| June 2
Microsoft makes useful changes to Skype and Skype Qik for iOS
Microsoft's focus on iOS isn't wavering.
| April 3
Skype updates iPhone app for quicker calling, starts prerelease program for iOS
The latest update to Skype for iPhone makes it quicker and easier to call people.
| January 14
Skype Qik updated with new video menu, iPhone 6 support and frosty holiday surprise
Skype has just released the first major update to its very first app outside its main Skype video calling business, Skype Qik.
| December 17
Skype cofounder launches new cross-platform wireless communications app Wire
"It is time to create the best possible communication tools, as beautiful as they are useful. Wire is just that.”
| December 3
Skype for iPhone updated with photo saving and deletion, faster chat loading and more
Microsoft has just issued another major update to the official iOS app of its popular Skype VoIP and IM service.
| October 30
Skype 7.1 for Mac features support for OS X Yosemite and more
Microsoft has just released another notable update to the official Mac app of its Skype VoiP and IM service.
| October 30
Microsoft's Skype app now optimized for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus
Skype for iPhone has just been updated with support for the larger screens of the new iPhones.
| October 15
Skype Qik is the latest app to offer Snapchat-like video messaging
Any videos shared with a group are automatically deleted after two weeks.
| October 14
Skype for Mac 7.0 features new design with new side-by-side interface and more
Skype for Mac 7.0 introduces a new design and new features.
| October 10
Skype for iPhone update brings interactive notifications for iOS 8 devices
With version 5.5, users can answer voice and video calls from the lock screen, Notification Center, or a banner.
| September 22
Skype chat notifications are about to get much less noisy
Skype notifications for chat messages will soon be delivered only to the device you're currently using.
| August 21
Microsoft Restores Voicemail Feature In Skype For iPhone
The ability to listen to voice messages returns to Skype for iPhone.
Bryan M. Wolfe
| July 7
Microsoft's Skype To Retire Older Versions Of Its Official App For Mac
Skype has just announced that it's set to retire older versions of Skype for Mac along with those of Skype for Windows.
| June 21
Skype For iPhone Update Brings A Trio Of User-Requested Features
With version 5.1, the People list now better matches the desktop version.
| June 19
AppAdvice Daily: Old Faves Get Revamped - Skype And Beatwave
Skype and Beatwave are making a splash on the App Store with their latest updates.
| June 17
After A Short Delay, Microsoft Launches Skype 5.0 For iPhone
Skype 5.0 for iPhone is now available to download on the App Store.
Bryan M. Wolfe
| June 12
Microsoft Pulls Skype From The App Store Ahead Of App's Big 5.0 Update
Skype for iPhone has been pulled by Microsoft from the App Store in some markets ahead of the release of the app's big 5.0 update.
| June 11