Skype 3.0 for Windows Mobile Adds SMS and File Sharing
Skype 3.0 for Windows Mobile devices has left beta and offers several new features. With Skype 3.0, Windows Mobile users will be able to send files back and forth via Skype-to-Skype, including Word documents and Excel spreadssheets. Skype 3.0 also lets users send SMS messages from the application itself (when connected via Wi-Fi). This could let users avoid text fees if roaming abroad. The new version also sees some minor user interface tweaks. The application is a free download.
Skype Improves Photo Sharing for Windows Phone
Skype today updated its mobile application for devices running Windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone 8.1. The new version of Skype makes it possible to send photos to one or more contacts at a time, as well as receive photos from other Windows Phone and iOS devices.
Skype Makes Sharing Files Less Painful
Skype recently updated its mobile and desktop apps to improve the file-sharing experience. To start, Skype users can now send files up to 300 MB to friends and family through the app.
Skype Deepens Office Integration, Improves Video Sharing
Skype today updated its app for the iPhone and iPad, and added several new features to the messaging platform. To start, iOS users can now launch Skype voice or video conversations from within Office documents, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Skype for Windows Phone Adds Location Sharing
Skype today announced an update to its app for Windows Phone devices that introduces location sharing for the first time. Skype version 2.22 is compatible with Windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone 8.1.
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