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Mute for Skype

https://www.ghacks.net/2008/07/08/mute-for-skype/

7 months ago

It is really annoying that Skype does not come with an option to pause and resume music playback in the background when you receives an incoming call. The VOIP client Skype 4 […]

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Find out if your computer acts as a Skype Super-Node

https://www.ghacks.net/2008/06/26/find-out-if-your-computer-acts-as-a-skype-super-node/

7 months ago

Bandwidth usage can be extremely different for Skype users which can be attributed whether computers are being used as Skype Super-Nodes. A Super-Node is basically a computer that is running Skype and […]

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Should you try Skype 4.0 Beta ?

https://www.ghacks.net/2008/06/19/should-you-try-skype-40-beta/

7 months ago

Skype just recently the first beta of their new Skype 4.0 client that is currently only available for Windows. The focus of this release is to receive user feedback to work further […]

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Skype Firefox Extension is causing many problems

https://www.ghacks.net/2008/05/08/skype-firefox-extension-is-causing-many-problems/

7 months ago

I have experienced some erratic unexplainable behavior lately after I installed a couple of applications on a computer system running the Windows operating system. After some digging around in the depths of […]

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Skype releases mobile client

https://www.ghacks.net/2008/04/30/skype-releases-mobile-client/

7 months ago

Update: Skype released mobile clients for Android and iPhone, the two dominating mobile operating systems, and Windows 10 Mobile. Downloads are provided on the official Skype website. The information below is not […]

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Bavarian Skype Trojan

https://www.ghacks.net/2008/01/26/bavarian-skype-trojan/

7 months ago

Two, seemingly authentic, documents have been leaked to the German Pirate Party on Wednesday containing information about costs and technical information about a Skype trojan that could be used to eavesdrop on Skype communications. The documents contain indications of at least one operation of the Skype Trojan in Germany.

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Receive Feed Updates in Skype, MSN, Google Talk or Email

https://www.ghacks.net/2007/11/15/receive-feed-updates-in-skype-msn-google-talk-or-email/

7 months ago

Inezha is a new startup that offers a innovative way of receiving feed updates from your favorite websites. The feeds that you add to the service are delivered right to your Instant Messenger, Skype or Mail box which offers some practical uses. I have Skype enabled all the time usually which means it is more convenient to receive feed updates in Skype instead of opening Netvibes or Google Reader.

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Clear the Chat History of one contact in Skype

https://www.ghacks.net/2007/11/07/clear-the-chat-history-of-one-contact-in-skype/

7 months ago

Did you know that the default setting for the Skype Chat History is forever ? That means, every chat with every contact is still visible using the View Chat History right-click menu option. This could be a privacy related issue if someone else has access to your computer.

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Quick Way to Remove the Skype Worm

https://www.ghacks.net/2007/09/12/quick-way-to-remove-the-skype-worm/

7 months ago

If you do not know yet there is a Skype worm spreading around that is affecting Skype Windows clients. The virus automatically sends a chat message to other Skype users containing a link to an image on a website where he is prompted to download a file with the .scr extension using a simple redirection

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Skype Emoticons

https://www.ghacks.net/2007/01/10/skype-emoticons/

7 months ago

Did you know that there are more emoticons accessible in Skype than the 56 that are displayed during chats ? I'm not sure why those additional ones have not been included in the menu where you can choose the emoticons. The only way to add them to your text would be to enter them manually.

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Lie Detector for Skype

https://www.ghacks.net/2006/12/16/lie-detector-for-skype/

7 months ago

If you ever wanted to know if a person you are talking to in Skype is telling the truth you might want to give the KishKish Lie Detector plugin für Skype a try. Just download the plugin from the developers website and run the file once the download has been completed. It will automatically assign itself to Skype and you will have to tell Skype to give this plugin access.

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Skype 3.0 final has been released

https://www.ghacks.net/2006/12/13/skype-30-final-has-been-released/

7 months ago

A new version of the communications suite Skype has been released today. Just head over to the Skype homepage and download the version for your operating system. Skype 3.0 introduces some new features and bugfixes, please take a look at the release notes if you are curious about them. The interface has seen some slight changes and some new features like public chat have been introduced.

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VMware Horizon VDI Now Supports Skype for Business

https://redmondmag.com/articles/2017/06/07/vmware-horizon-skype-for-business-support.aspx

7 months ago

VMware has integrated its Horizon virtual desktop solution with Microsoft's Skype for Business communications product. 06/07/2017

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Will Amazon Chime Steal Share from Skype and UCaaS Providers?

https://redmondmag.com/blogs/the-schwartz-report/2017/02/chime-steal-share-from-skype.aspx

7 months ago

Amazon's launch of Chime is a rudimentary universal communications service offering and a late entry into the market. 02/24/2017

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VMware Horizon VDI Adding Support for Skype for Business

https://redmondmag.com/articles/2016/10/19/vmware-horizon.aspx

7 months ago

VMware announced that this week that it is collaborating with Microsoft to enable Skype for Business communications using VMware's Horizon virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) solution. 10/19/2016

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Microsoft Greenlights Exchange and Skype for Business for 'Hybrid Modern Authentication'

https://redmondmag.com/articles/2017/12/08/exchange-and-skype-for-business-hybrid-modern-authentication.aspx

7 months ago

Microsoft announced this week that "hybrid modern authentication" for Exchange and Skype for Business has reached "general availability" status, meaning the capability is ready for commercial use. 12/08/2017

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Microsoft's Skype for Business Shift to Teams Could Be 3 Year Transition

https://redmondmag.com/articles/2017/11/17/skype-for-business-shift-to-teams.aspx

7 months ago

Independent consultancy Directions on Microsoft offered guidance this week on Skype for Business, and how organizations could be affected by Microsoft's plans to shift its capabilities into Teams. 11/17/2017

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Microsoft Outlines Skype for Business to Teams Roadmap Plans

https://redmondmag.com/articles/2017/10/24/skype-for-business-to-teams-roadmap-plans.aspx

7 months ago

Microsoft today described some of its upcoming roadmap milestones for bringing Skype for Business capabilities into Microsoft Teams. 10/24/2017

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The new Skype for Web does not work in Firefox or Opera

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/03/08/the-new-skype-for-web-does-not-work-in-firefox-or-opera/

7 months ago

Microsoft's Skype team unveiled the new Skype for Web officially yesterday after an extended preview phrase that lasted more than two years. I noticed during the preview phase that Microsoft limited access […]

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Windows 10, macOS get new Skype for Web: HD video, call recording but Linux misses out

https://www.zdnet.com/article/windows-10-macos-get-new-skype-for-web-hd-video-call-recording-but-linux-misses-out/

8 months ago

It's only for Windows 10 and macOS with Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge, so Firefox users also lose out.

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