Latest Skype security Stories

2011-08-11 03:00:00

LONDON, August 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - Powering Skype's Mobile Website Globally With MIG's Mobile Platform mVoy Publish http://www.migcan.com Mobile and digital technology business Mobile Interactive Group (MIG) has today announced a partnership with Skype. The partnership will see MIG run the new Skype global mobile website which launched in May this year utilising MIG's mobile platform, mVoy Publish. As Skype on mobile becomes an increasingly important...

2011-06-15 10:44:53

US cable provider Comcast has announced plans with Skype to add video chat through high-definition televisions, AFP is reporting. "TV has evolved into a social experience, and Comcast and Skype will be delivering a product that personalizes the TV experience even more," said Comcast president Neil Smit. "Our unique relationship with Skype not only will change how our customers interact with their TV, but also will create new and meaningful ways to bring our customers closer to the people...

2011-04-27 10:41:00

LONDON, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- 3CX, developer of the award-winning 3CX Phone System for Windows, today announced that its internationally used cross-platform communications application has received Skype Connect(TM) interoperability certification. Businesses of all sizes that are using the 3CX Phone System can now communicate more efficiently and economically by directing their outbound calls to mobile phones and landlines around the world through Skype. It will also allow those...

2011-04-15 00:00:28

Raketu today announced that like Skype, Raketu will not be blocked by the Kremlin. With the new RakDroid application, Android users will now be able to make free voice, video and IM calls over 3G, 4G and WiFi. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 14, 2011 Raketu (http://www.Raketu.com), a leading global Internet communications company, today announced that like Skype, Raketu will not be blocked by the Kremlin. Raketu users will be able to continue their service unaffected by recent recommendations...

2011-03-08 05:55:00

Internet phone company Skype announced Monday that it plans to launch advertising for the first time as it looks to boost revenue ahead of going public later this year. The company, which is still partially owned by online auction giant eBay Inc, also announced advertisers that will make the leap with them. They include Groupon Inc, Nokia Corp, Comcast Corp's Universal Pictures and Visa Inc. Skype, which channels voice, video and text over the Web, said the ads will only appear in Britain,...

2011-01-05 17:45:00

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Panasonic, a worldwide leader in High Definition technology and built-in TV web entertainment, and Skype(TM), announced today that Skype voice and video calling will be available on 2011 Panasonic VIERA CAST(TM)-enabled Blu-ray Disc(TM) Players. Skype-capable Panasonic VIERA CAST-enabled Plasma HDTVs were first introduced in 2010. The new technology will be demonstrated at the 2011 International Consumer Electronics Show this week. The addition...

2010-12-31 05:50:00

Skype launched a new application for Apple's mobile operating system to allow users to make video calls. The latest version of Skype takes advantage of the latest iPhone and iPod music players that are equipped with front-facing cameras. Skype's computer software allows users to bypass telecommunication companies by routing calls through the Internet. While previous versions of Skype allowed some mobile phone users to make voice calls, the new version is the first time mobile phone users...

2010-12-30 05:16:22

A bug in the Windows version of the Skype Internet telephone software used by half of all of its users caused the entire service to crash for nearly 24 hours between December 22 and 23, according to the company's chief information officer. The problem began at about 4 pm GMT on Dec 22 when some servers used for offline instant messaging overloaded, and began delaying their response to Skype users, said Lars Rabbe, in a blogpost. The delay, in turn, caused a domino effect on a particular...

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