Skype Newswire (Page 11)

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  1. Facebook buying messaging app WhatsApp for $19BRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... value. In comparison, Google's biggest deal, Motorola Mobility, stood at $12.5 billion, while Microsoft's largest was Skype at $8.5 billion. Apple, meanwhile, has never done a deal above $1 billion. The price stunned Gartner analyst Brian Blau . "I ...

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  2. I'm Christian Reber, and This Is the Story Behind WunderlistRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2014 | Lifehacker

    ... investors contacted us, and we were then able to close an investment with Atomico (part of the team behind Skype) to ensure on the on-going success of Wunderlist. In the beginning we didn't. We had the clear goal to support as many platforms as ...

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  3. Review: Tablets Get Down to BusinessRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... and that delicate balance of speed and battery life. I mostly toggle between email, a Web browser, a word processor, Skype and a Twitter app. My software needs may be tablet friendly, but I rely on keyboard commands, trackpad gestures and other ...

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  4. Microsoft OneDrive: Cloud Storage FreebiesRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | InformationWeek

    ... device, or a Mac-- OneDrive is available there, too." This emphasis on cross-platform service echoes comments Lync & Skype engineering VP Gurdeep Singh Pall made Tuesday at Microsoft's Lync Conference 2014. He dismissed Microsoft's reputation for ...

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  5. Microsoft Brings Lync, Skype Closer ...Read the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | InformationWeek

    Unified Communications is dead. Long live Universal Communications. That was the message delivered Tuesday by Gurdeep Singh Pall, Microsoft corporate VP for Lync & Skype Engineering at the company's Lync Conference 2014 in Las Vegas.

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  6. Microsoft pushes ahead with Skype-Lync integrationRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | InfoWorld

    Microsoft will demonstrate on Tuesday how Lync and Skype users will be able to communicate via video conferencing, the next stage of the integration between its enterprise unified communications server and its consumer IM and IP telephony network.

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  7. 14 features we want to see in iOS 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2014 | ZDNet

    ... improvements with iOS 7, not least the addition to free audio-only calling. This will no doubt chip away at Skype's already strong success with free video and voice calling. But one thing remains to be seen: group video chat. Currently one-to-one ...

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  8. Tablets Get Down to BusinessRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... and that delicate balance of speed and battery life. I mostly toggle between email, a Web browser, a word processor, Skype and a Twitter app. My software needs may be tablet friendly, but I rely on keyboard commands, trackpad gestures and other ...

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  9. Why Rakuten Bought ViberRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2014 | The Motley Fool

    ... Even at the enterprise level, the relevance of instant messaging apps cannot be ignored. By 2010, as much as 37% of Skype calls were business-related. This motivated Microsoft to roll out corporate subscription packages suitable for conference ...

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  10. Skyping for middle schoolersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2013 | The Miami Herald

    ... perched atop an electronic blackboard in front of the classroom, Samara called on students who raised their hands. The Skype session is part of a yearlong project in which three seventh-grade classes will write biographies of Jewish people who have ...

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  11. Lync-Skype video chat shown for the first time, coming later this yearRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | Ars Technica

    Ever since Microsoft bought Skype in 2011, one of the biggest questions has been how the company would integrate the voice and video messaging service with its other voice and video messaging software: Lync.

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  12. Microsoft Lync to Play Nice with Cisco, AndroidRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | CIO

    Network World - Microsoft is accommodating Cisco conferencing systems and Android tablets to help make Microsoft Lync and Skype communications platforms able to connect any customers by voice, video, messaging and conferencing regardless of what device they use.

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  13. Microsoft Previews Lync Android Tablet App, Skype Video Call SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2014 | CNet News

    Microsoft is planning to release a native Lync app for Android tablets this summer, announced Gurdeep Singh Pall, corporate vice president for Lync & Skype Engineering at Microsoft.

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  14. Microsoft readies a Lync app for Android tabletsRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | ZDNet

    ... Lync unified communications app for Android tablets this summer. It also will deliver federated video across Lync and Skype before the end of 2014. Microsoft plans to release a Lync app for Android tablets this summer, officials will announce during ...

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  15. Microsoft makes Skype and Lync more compatible, adds Lync for Android tabletsRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | PC World

    ... offerings by adding Lync for Android tablets. Microsoft also plans to demonstrate video conferencing between Lync and Skype, resolving one major issue-videoconferencing incompatibility-when Microsoft linked the two last year . Although Lync and ...

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  16. Five Minutes with Sendhil PanchadsaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2014 | WordPress.com

    ... able to schedule work around my life, rather than the other way around. A "typical" workday for me starts by checking Skype to see if anything urgent came up or needs to be addressed right away. We don't really use email all that much at Automattic ...

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  17. Microsoft portrays Surface 2 buyers as idiotsRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | BetaNews

    ... before telling the camera it comes with Office (a Surface commercial that mentions that? Amazing!) and Outlook, free Skype calls to over 60 countries, and 200 GB of cloud storage ("others charge for that"). He's clearly happy with his purchase, so I ...

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  18. College study groups offer a social way of learningRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... Dropbox, and Moodle that make communicating and study much more efficient. If someone can't meet for the study group, Skype is the best thing to us -- they can participate, ask questions and physically be there." Study groups are particularly ...

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  19. Status update: I am in love with my mobile phoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2014 | Independent.ie

    ... myself included, Facebook is a vital cog in maintaining relationships with friends who live overseas and WhatsApp and Skype keep me in frequent, cost-efficient contact with my mum. In romantic relationships, the advent of dating websites and easily ...

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  20. iCracked's Manic Quest To Become The 'AAA' Of SmartphonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2014 | I4U Future Technology News

    ... Valley startup accelerator. " I said, 'Dude, I don't know what Y Combinator is,' " Forsythe recalls. They missed a Skype interview while on a trip to China. After finally connecting, Forsythe walked away thinking they'd bombed. But Graham saw big ...

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