Cute – you can now send a video message via Skype (if you are in the UK or US)

Skype is very useful for lots of things and now there's another feature that UK and us users will be able to check out - video messaging. It is as it sounds with users able to record a video message that they can then send to another Skype contact. They can access the service via…

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Ashley NorrisCute – you can now send a video message via Skype (if you are in the UK or US)

Skype launches prepaid gift cards to the UK

Everyone's favourite video calling service, Skype, has started selling its prepaid cards in the UK today after signing a number of deals with leading shops. Skype has teamed up with big players, like Asda, Currys, Asda, PC World, WHSmith and Sainsburys, meaning the prepaid cards will be on sale at more than 1,400 stores across…

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Becca CaddySkype launches prepaid gift cards to the UK

BREAKING: Using Skype makes you hate your face

A lot of people hate the way they look so much they're willing to have their faces slashed open and moved around, but is Skype and video chat really to blame for our self-loathing? As we all happily bumble through life many of us are all far too familiar with the tragic moment when we…

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Becca CaddyBREAKING: Using Skype makes you hate your face

Trouble on the line: Skype acting up again

Users of Skype are having problems using the phone service again this morning. This is the second time this has happened in just one month. A number of Skype customers are finding that they cannot sign in, with the process getting stuck at the 'connecting' stage. The same thing happened about two weeks ago, when…

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ShinyJessTrouble on the line: Skype acting up again

Microsoft close to buying Skype for $8.5 billion – a good idea?

It's not final yet, but speculation has it Microsoft is close to bringing onboard calling service Skype. The deal would set Microsoft back $8.5 billion, and it would be its biggest acquisition to date. Skype has 124 million monthly users, although many of them do not pay for their usage. Overheads are low, though, as…

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ShinyJessMicrosoft close to buying Skype for $8.5 billion – a good idea?

Could Skype becoming to Facebook?

There have been rumors circulating since September that Skype could be integrated into Facebook, but now Tal Alter, a Facebook app developer has discovered a code called VideoChat in the API. While working on his own app, the developer came across this code, and according to him it has "everything needed to introduce video chatting…

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LauraScottCould Skype becoming to Facebook?