Skype Adds More Moji Content
Skype today updated its mobile and desktop apps with a new round of Moji content. Mojis are short video clips pulled from popular movies and television shows. The new additions include clips from Pitch Perfect 2 and Furious 7, and more from BBC and Universal Studios. Skype says it added a new movie studio to its clip roster, and gave the Mojis selector new tabs for sorting between popular and favorited clips. Beyond the Mojis, Skype says it added a handful of new, traditional emoticons for the Halloween season. The expanded Moji selection is available on Windows desktop, Mac, iOS, Android, and Skype for Web.
Skype Bringing 'Mojis' to Mobile Apps
Skype today revealed a new way for people to enliven their messages with what it calls Mojis. Mojis are short video clips pulled from popular movies and television shows such as The Muppets, Despicable Me, Bridesmaids, Pitch Perfect, and Jurassic Park that can be added to conversations.
Skype Debuts Mojis and Emoticons of Professional Women
Microsoft today added more women to Skype's supported set of mojis and emoticons. The new moji specifically depict women in a greater variety of professional roles, such as scientist, athlete, teacher, and director.
Skype for Android Adds Media Bar
Skype today pushed out a small update to its Android app that puts a media bar in the message composition tool. This way, explains Skype, users can more easily insert media such as photos or video into their conversations.
Skype for Android Lets Users Save Videos
Skype has pushed out an update to its Android application with improvements to media and sharing behaviors. Skype now allows people to save videos received in messages to their camera roll.
Skype Offering 'Share' Button to Web Sites
Skype today announced a new web button for sharing content directly to Skype. Similar to the way such buttons work for Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and other social networks, the Skype share button will let people send articles, links, images, and videos directly to Skype contacts.