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Qik shutting down three years after Skype acquisition   Mar 21, 3:58 pm
Washington, Mar. 21 (ANI): Video calling service Qik is shutting down three years after it was brought by Skype for 100 million dollars.
US' digital music company Rdio acquires Indian streaming service Dhingana   Mar 15, 2:59 pm
Washington, Mar. 15 (ANI): San Francisco based digital music company Rdio, has reportedly acquired the now defunct Indian streaming service Dhingana.
Italian police investigate use of Skype for webcam blackmail  Mar 12, 3:56 pm
Washington, March 12 (ANI): Italian police in Genoa are reportedly investigating into complaints by victims of blackmail who have alleged that perpetrators were using Skype to trap people into online sexual indiscretions and extort money from them.
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange says life in Ecuadorian embassy like prison  Mar 9, 11:58 am
Washington, March 9 (ANI): Julian Assange, the exiled WikiLeaks founder, while addressing an audience at SXSW via Skype reportedly said that his life in the Ecuadorian embassy in London was like a prison.
Microsoft launches Skype with HD video support for globally   Mar 5, 4:38 pm
Washington, March 5 (ANI): Microsoft has reportedly launched Skype for Outlook along with HD video calling for PC users, and improvements to call notifications and support for Safari on Macs.
eBay, Icahn continue duel over Skype deal  Mar 4, 9:55 am
Washington, Mar. 04 (ANI): In the latest episode of the ongoing battle between eBay and American investor Carl Icahn, the latter has reportedly lashed out at the online store for their mishandling of Skype deal.
WhatsApp to add Skype-like voice calling later this year  Feb 25, 9:37 am
Washington, Feb. 25 (ANI): Popular messaging service WhatsApp is reportedly set to add voice calls to iOS and Android platforms in the second quarter of this year.
New app blends Skype, WhatsApp, Flipboard, mobile gaming with multitasking  Feb 24, 3:25 pm
Washington, Feb. 24 (ANI): A new app reportedly blends a couple of communication apps and allows for multitasking.
Does Facebook-WhatsApp deal mean death of SMS?  Feb 21, 3:09 pm
Washington, Feb. 21 (ANI): Facebook announced its WhatsApp acquisition plans for an eye popping 19 billion dollars and the market went dizzy with the initial sticker stock, however, the biggest question still remains whether mobile messaging eventually bring death to the traditional SMS text messaging.
'Besotted' British girls heading to Syria to marry soldiers fighting against Assad regime  Feb 18, 11:50 am
London, Feb. 18 (ANI): British girls are reportedly heading off to Syria to wed soldiers fighting against the forces of President Bashar al-Assad.
Soon, Skype chat with deceased via  Feb 7, 9:50 am
Washington, Feb. 07 (ANI): A new technology reportedly allows people to make themselves virtually immortal and comfort their loved ones after their death.
Ericsson chief Hans Vestberg latest to dismiss Microsoft CEO candidature rumours  Jan 30, 10:04 am
Washington, Jan. 30 (ANI): Even as Microsoft's chief Steve Ballmer heads to his exit, the company is yet to formally announce his replacement and tech heads are speedily denying being part of the rat race.
Ex-Symantec chief John Thompson could be 'next Microsoft CEO'   Jan 22, 3:51 pm
Washington, Jan. 22 (ANI): As Microsoft continues to remain tight lipped about who exactly would be the next company head, the latest to do the rounds is former Symantec CEO John Thompson who is speculated to become the chief after Steve Ballmer steps down.
Syrian Electronic Army hacks Microsoft's Office blog hours after redesign  Jan 21, 10:03 am
Washington, Jan. 21 (ANI): Hacking group, Syrian Electronic Army (SEA), reportedly attacked Microsoft's Office blog hours after it was redesigned.
Syrian Electronic Army warns Skype to 'stop spying on people'  Jan 2, 1:27 pm
Washington, Jan. 2 (ANI): Hacking group, Syrian Electronic Army (SEA), reportedly posted messages on Microsoft-owned video-chat service Skype's blog and its social media accounts, warning it to stop spying on people.
Saudis discover banned Viber back on smartphones  Dec 16, 1:02 pm
Dubai, Dec. 16 (ANI): Saudi Arabian users of popular messaging app, Viber have reportedly discovered that the banned service had been restored, even when the authorities have insisted that it is still blocked.
Ex-Skype chief Tony Bates Silicon Valley's choice for new Microsoft CEO  Nov 30, 11:29 am
Washington, Nov. 30 (ANI): Putting the tense speculations to rest, Silicon Valley's choice for the next Microsoft CEO is ex-Skype president Tony Bates, while other contenders Alan Mulally from Ford and cloud chief Satya Nadella remain favourites.
Microsoft cloud's Indian-origin boss Satya Nadella among frontrunners for CEO post  Nov 29, 11:33 am
Washington, Nov. 29 (ANI): As Microsoft's hunt for its next chief intensifies, former Nokia CEO Stephen Elop is reportedly likely to be pushed down by Indian-origin cloud chief Satya Nadella and Ford CEO Alan Mulally.
Windows 8.1 gets new Skype  Nov 18, 9:39 am
Washington, Nov. 18 (ANI): Internet calling and messaging service Skype has been reportedly rolled out for Microsoft's latest Windows 8.1, allowing it to match with the operating system's multitasking feature.
Microsoft appoints Indian-origin Gurdeep Singh Pall as Skype's corporate VP  Oct 30, 1:25 pm
Washington, Oct. 30 (ANI): Microsoft has reportedly appointed Indian-origin Gurdeep Singh Pall as the corporate vice president for its Skype and Lync communications product.
Russia preparing to implement NSA-like surveillance in country   Oct 23, 2:12 pm
Tokyo, Oct. 23 (ANI): Russia is preparing to implement the kind of electronic surveillance that NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden uncovered in the U.S.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan breaks Karva Chauth fast via Skype  Oct 23, 12:12 pm
New Delhi, October 23 (ANI): Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan were spotted at the terrace of their residence Jalsa on Karva Chauth in Mumbai.
Now, even Skype investigated for possible NSA links  Oct 12, 2:05 pm
London, Oct. 12 (ANI): Instant messaging service, Skype, which was renowned for its anti-surveillance feature, has reportedly come under the privacy scanner for its possible links with the US' National Security Agency, in furnishing user data for surveillance.
Now, a button to switch off digital distractions  Oct 7, 4:45 pm
Washington, Oct. 7 (ANI): A new device has been developed that lets users disconnect digitally and help them concentrate on more important tasks.
Outrage over Skype and WhatsApp ban in Sindh  Oct 5, 1:14 pm
London, Oct. 5 (ANI): A number of social media have reportedly expressed concern and outrage over Pakistan government's alleged ban on online communication networks like Skype, Viber and WhatsApp in Sindh province for three months over terrorism threat.