Skype founders build a self-driving robot that will deliver groceries

Skype founders build a self-driving robot that will deliver groceries

By Carrie Ann - Nov 03, 2015

While the likes of Amazon, Google and Wal-Mart are waiting for the time when they can deliver packages with flying drones, competition is gathering pace down on the ground. Sta

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New Skype link-sharing feature allows anyone to join chats

New Skype link-sharing feature allows anyone to join chats

By Anna Domanska - Oct 16, 2015

In an effort to stay relevant in a world of competitive messaging apps, Microsoft is starting to roll out a new feature in Skype to make the service more broadly accessible. The ne

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Microsoft Releases Skype Messaging Beta for Windows 10 Mobile

Microsoft Releases Skype Messaging Beta for Windows 10 Mobile

By Christy Gren - Sep 07, 2015

Earlier in January, Windows announced that their Skype messaging/video application will soon be built into the native messaging app on Windows Phone. Now Microsoft plans to make Sk

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Microsoft Unveils Skype for Business Preview on iOS and Android

Microsoft Unveils Skype for Business Preview on iOS and Android

By Anna Domanska - Aug 13, 2015

Of late, Microsoft has been making a tremendous push for Android and has been releasing several of their services and features on the Android platform. Obviously, this is great new

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Skype launches video messaging app Skype Qik for Android, iOS, and Windows Phone

Skype launches video messaging app Skype Qik for Android, iOS, and Windows Phone

By Christy Gren - Oct 15, 2014

On Tuesday, Microsoft-owned Skype released Skype Qik, a new social app that makes sending short videos extremely easy. The app is free and available on iOS, Android and Windows Pho

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Skype, Facebook Team Up; Massive Blow to Google+ Hangout ?

Skype, Facebook Team Up; Massive Blow to Google+ Hangout ?

By Vrushti Mawani - Jul 07, 2011

Is Facebook’s new aim to become the next telecom giant ? Could very well be, and one would not be able to deem it impossible, with the deal announced by Skype and Facebook on Wed

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EBay scores over Amazon. Acquires GSI for $2.4-billion

EBay scores over Amazon. Acquires GSI for $2.4-billion

By Jay Raol - Mar 29, 2011

EBay Inc., one of the most used e-commerce sites world-wide, is all set to become bigger and better by taking over GSI Commerce Inc. for $2.4-billion. EBay’s takeover of GSI will

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