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Skype scraps Windows Phone 7 app development

Skype will halt ongoing development of its over-the-top messaging application for parent company Microsoft's legacy Windows Phone 7 mobile operating system.

Skype adds video messaging to Windows Phone 8 app

Skype released an updated version of its over-the-top messaging application for parent company Microsoft's Windows Phone 8, adding support for free, unlimited video messaging.

Skype revamps Android app, eclipses 100M installs

Skype released a revamped version of its over-the-top messaging application for Google's Android, integrating some design hallmarks first introduced in its app for parent firm Microsoft's Windows Phone 8.

Skype for iOS adds unlimited free video messaging

Skype released an updated version of its over-the-top messaging application for Apple's iOS, adding support for free, unlimited video messaging.

WhatsApp eclipses 250M active users, now bigger than Twitter

WhatsApp has surpassed the 250 million active user milestone, the over-the-top messaging services firm told  The Wall Street Journal.

Skype extends video messaging to iOS, Android and BlackBerry apps

Skype is introducing free video messaging features across its mobile applications for Apple's iOS, Google's Android and BlackBerry, also extending the feature to the Windows and Mac desktop platforms.

Spotlight: Microsoft rolls out first phase of Lync-Skype integration

Microsoft has implemented the first phase of its integration of the Lync unified communications platform and the Skype VoIP service, announced earlier this year.

Patent troll sues Microsoft's Skype for patent infringement

New York-based patent "monetization" firm CopyTele (CTI), also known as a patent troll, is suing Microsoft for security patent infringement over its Skype VoIP calling and messaging service.

Microsoft rolls out Skype for Outlook.com in U.K.

Microsoft this week announced plans to roll out Skype for Outlook.com, which will enable Outlook users to make and receive Skype voice and video calls from their Outlook inbox. A preview version of Skype for Outlook.com, the email service from Microsoft that replaced Hotmail, is being offered in the U.K. this week.

Skype coming to BlackBerry 10 with launch of Q10 smartphone

Skype will extend its over-the-top calling and messaging application to the BlackBerry 10 platform with the release of the BlackBerry Q10 smartphone, slated for commercial release early next month.