Microsoft continues to expand the capabilities of Skype for Business. It will soon be heading to Macs, as the vendor introduced the preview of the appropriately named Skype for Business Mac this week.
The addition of Skype plugin-free calling to Edge expands the capabilities of Skype for Web, the browser-based Skype feature Microsoft is still ramping up. The Edge capabilities are now in preview and support both voice and video calls.
For whatever reason, I clearly remember the first time I made a voice call on my computer. It was clunky, not the easiest thing to use and the quality was poor. It was hard to imagine then that eventually VoIP would become one of my preferred communication platforms, but today, I make most of my business calls using Skype.
A new codec aimed at mobile operators and service providers could improve the audio quality of VoIP communications in the future.
Microsoft announced Thursday a limited rollout of a group call feature for its Android and iOS Skype apps.
Skype users can now send and view Office documents within the Skype iOS application, according to a Skype blog post authored Tuesday.
Skype updated Wednesday its Android app with a new scheduling feature and integration with Microsoft Office.
Microsoft this week updated its iOS and Android Outlook apps with features that integrate Skype.
Microsoft's Skype will begin offering free group video calling on mobile devices, including Android and iOS devices, in the coming weeks.
Revolve Robotics's Kubi telepresence robots allows users to remotely change the camera angle in a video call. That functionality has found uses in a number of different use cases, but videoconferencing in the enterprise might not be one of them.