Microsoft is reportedly headed for a major organizational restructuring as the company continues its march towards becoming a devices-and-services company.
Microsoft announced that Lync and Skype can now share contacts and presence information, but there’s still work to be done to integrate them fully.
Microsoft has completed the first phase of the integration between its enterprise unified communications (UC) Lync server and its Skype consumer IM and IP telephony network.
Google, one of the open source standbys, is getting some grief for locking down Google+ Hangouts. But the search giant points out that Microsoft isn't sharing, either.
Now available for multiple Linux distributions, this new update brings numerous tweaks and enhancements.
Microsoft appears to be peeking into Skype messages for security reasons, according to Ars Technica.
The software giant is betting that, over the next 10 years, most people will voluntarily pay for subscriptions instead of purchasing boxed software.
Skype's Web-based management tool Manager for businesses is now available in over 170 countries and for all subscriptions, allowing companies to centrally control their usage of the service.
The would-be camera -- which its co-founder is looking to crowd-fund -- connects to the Internet using Microsoft's Skype service.