Posts in Skype

October 17, 2013

Windows 8.1 now available!

By Brandon LeBlanc

Less than a year ago we were preparing to launch Windows 8, which introduced our vision of highly personalized mobile And here we are today announcing the global availability of Windows Windows demonstrates our commitment to continuously improving the product to… Read more

October 14, 2013

Skype for Windows 8.1, engineered since the acquisition

By Brandon LeBlanc

This blog post is part of a series of guest posts we’re publishing this week from different people in groups across Microsoft who helped us build Windows – BrandonFor an engineer, nothing is as rewarding as seeing the product you’ve… Read more

September 23, 2013

Surface 2, Surface Pro 2, and new accessories announced

By Brandon LeBlanc

Today, we have announced new additions to the Surface family of products: Surface 2 and Surface Pro Surface 2 will come with Windows RT (which includes Outlook RT) and Surface Pro 2 will come with Windows   These new models… Read more

September 4, 2013

Skype adds video messaging to its Windows Phone 8 app

By Michael Stroh

Skype updated its Windows Phone 8 app today, and version adds a much-loved Skype feature: video Video messaging is another handy way to keep in touch with the people that matter most—and the ideal format for birthday messages, long-distance goodnight… Read more

August 15, 2013

Everything you need, right from (the) Start

By Ryan Gavin

Microsoft is focused on delivering one experience across all the devices in your The centerpiece of that strategy and experience are the Microsoft services and apps that come right from (the) Start on your new Windows This is the first… Read more

May 3, 2013

App roundup: 4 Windows apps for Mother’s Day

By Amy D

My mom, Laurie D, is the She can play a bunch of instruments better than I If you’ve got a melody, she can figure out five-part harmonies to sing with She can embroider roses, dogs, cats, angels, and probably anything… Read more

December 21, 2012

Windows in 2012

By Brandon LeBlanc

What a year! 2012 is the year we completely reimagined Windows with Windows The build-up began at CES back in January with an awesome demo of Windows 8 by Tami We released the Windows 8 Consumer Preview at the end… Read more