Skype for iOS Gains Two-Way HD Video Chat Support
Skype recently updated its iOS application and added a handful of new features. The app now supports two-way HD video calls on the iPhone 5s; allows iOS devices to receive chat messages even when the app is closed; and syncs chat messages across multiple devices much faster. Skype for iOS is free to download from the iTunes App Store.
Skype for iOS Gains Siri Support
Sep 28, 2016
Microsoft today released a new version of Skype for iOS 10 devices that includes support for Siri. Skype users can now initiate Skype calls by asking Siri to connect them.
Microsoft Brings Cortana Assistant to Skype for Android and iOS
Oct 9, 2017
Microsoft today ported its Cortana personal assistant to its Skype chatting application, providing people with access to information without forcing them to leave Skype. Microsoft says Cortana in Skype can suggest useful information based on chat contents, suggest smart replies, manage schedules and/or reminders, and more.
Skype Refreshes iPhone and iPad Apps for iOS 9
Oct 2, 2015
Skype has released updates to its iPhone and iPad mobile applications, adding support for iOS 9 to each. Both apps gain the ability to reply to Skype messages from the lock screen notification.
Apple Says iOS 12 Will Be Faster, Work Better On Older iPhones
Jun 4, 2018
Apple today announced iOS 12, its next-generation platform for the iPhone and iPad. Apple says it spent time improving the performance of the operating system, which in claims will work well on iPhones and iPads that went on sale as far back as 2013.