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Skype patches Android app, reports no security breaches

Internet telephony services provider Skype issued a new version of its Android application that patches a security flaw identified in the previous iteration. Earlier this week, Skype confirmed

Skype admits security flaw in Android app

Skype has admitted to reports that its VoIP application for Android devices contains a flaw that could give hackers access to private user information that includes names, email addresses, contacts

Skype admits to security vulnerabilities in Android app

Internet telephony services provider Skype confirmed reports that its application for Android devices contains a flaw that could give criminals access to private user information including names,

First Verizon LTE smartphone to go on sale this week

Verizon Wireless (NYSE: VZ) said it will launch its first LTE smartphone, the HTC ThunderBolt, on March 17 for $250 with a two-year contract. The ThunderBolt runs Android 2.2 with the latest version

Skype acquires mobile video sharing startup Qik

Internet telephony services provider Skype entered a definitive agreement to acquire mobile video software and services provider Qik. The transaction is expected to close later this month; financial

Google removes text message spy app from Android Market

Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) removed a controversial Android Market app that allows users to secretly spy on text messages sent on others' smartphones. DLP Mobile's Secret SMS Replicator was initially

Skype launches Android app but hack enables VoIP over 3G

Skype's VoIP calling software is now available for all Android devices, and the app has already been hacked to enable calling over 3G since it is only officially available in WiFi mode in the United

Skype voices support for Apple's FaceTime video calls

VoIP calling firm Skype said it plans to work with Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) in support of the company's new video calling service--dubbed FaceTime--that the smartphone maker debuted alongside its new

Skype's 3G iPhone app finally live

Skype 2.0 for iPhone (NASDAQ: AAPL) with the ability to make calls over AT&T's (NYSE: T) 3G network has finally gone live. Skype, however, plans to begin charging a small fee for Skype-to-Skype

Stranded professor provides Skype academic use-case

With the volcanic eruption in Europe, an American professor traveling overseas to give a speech on net neutrality became stranded in Berlin. Rather than cancel classes, he worked with his IT team to