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 Debuts Mojis and Emoticons of Professional Women
Jun 2, 2016
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.
Google Play Eases Pain of Finding Movies and TV Shows in Streaming Apps
Mar 27, 2018
Google today updated its Google Play Store and Google Play Movies & TV apps with new insight when it comes to video streaming services. People can now easily discover which streaming service includes their favorite movie or show.
Google Lets Android Users Merge iTunes, Google Movie Libraries Into One
Oct 12, 2017
Google today announced a new service called Movies Anywhere, which allows people to bring together their movie collections from Amazon, Google Play, iTunes, and Vudu into a single library that can be accessed from any device. Google is launching Movies Anywhere in the U.S.
Skype Douses Android and iOS Apps with Silliness
Feb 17, 2017
Skype's mobile app for Android and iOS devices now looks a lot more like Facebook Messenger, based on the preview released by Microsoft this week. In a blog post, Microsoft explained the new features are meant to make conversations more expressive and entertaining.
Apple Overhauls Clips App to Take Advantage of iPhone X TrueDepth Camera
Nov 9, 2017
Apple today released an updated version of its Clips video application with new and fun tools to improve both the experience of using the app and the end results. The most exciting addition is Selfie Scenes, which takes advantage of the TrueDepth camera on the iPhone X to place the user inside a 360-degree, animated scene when recording selfies.