Now that Microsoft is “retiring” older versions of Skype for OS X, there’s been some confusion on which operating systems are supported. Here’s a list of the latest versions of Skype that work with OS X Leopard through OS X Mavericks.
Users running media software on recent versions of Windows may have encountered a strange occurrence: the volume of their media apps is automatically lowered when they run certain games or programs, like Skype. Here’s why this happens and how you can stop it.
Apple developers noticed an interesting new feature in the first preview build of OS X Mavericks 10.9.2: it looks like FaceTime Audio, a high quality VoIP service introduced in iOS 7, will soon be coming to the Mac.
More than 18 months after its acquisition of Skype, Microsoft is continuing to integrate the online communication platform into its broader service strategy. The company announced Monday that it will add Skype calling and messaging to its Outlook.com webmail portal. Outlook.com, introduced in 2012 as the successor to Hotmail, is Microsoft’s free online email, contact, and calendar service and has more than 420 million users worldwide. With Skype integration, these users will be able to initiate audio and video chats…