UPDATE: Skype calls the cross-site scripting flaw that could be used to change a password "unlikely" to result in exploit, but promises a fix.
Microsoft's annual partner conference last week featured previews of the Windows 8 server and desktop operating systems, talk of integration between Skype and Lync, and a barrage of insults aimed at the company's competitors.
Skype will be thoroughly integrated with Microsoft's Lync communications software, pending regulatory approval.
Skype-powered video calling finally puts Facebook on par with Google Talk, but let's see how it measures up with Google+ Hangouts.
Activating Facebook's video calling service is pretty straightforward, but in tests a slight hiccup was found that may prove frustrating to some users.
No one wants to have several different windows open to communicate. And, in communication, interoperability is key.
The three men from Facebook and Skype who are most responsible for the social network's new video-chat features answer PCWorld's questions about the launch.
Facebook’s video chat could be a killer app, but only if the social networking giant works out the kinks.
Frequent PC voice chatters who'd like to stretch their legs from time to time might want to check out Logitech's ClearChat PC Wireless headset.