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Texting supremacy crown passes to IP as numbers for SMS messages decline

SMS text messaging just turned 20 years old, but the technology is already being put out to pasture.

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Microsoft plans to shut down Messenger on March 15

Users are being asked to "upgrade" to Skype and merge their Messenger contacts with the popular video chat and IM app

Review: Advansys RecollX for Skype keeps a searchable archive of Skype convos, IMs, and files

If you are using Skype for business, it is important to be able to refer back to your previous instant messaging conversations and SMS messages. Advansys RecollX makes light work of this by providing an easy-to-use searchable archive which plugs directly into your Skype app.

Scam calls via Skype are declining, Microsoft reports

Skype has been battling wily adversaries who are abusing the Internet calling application to direct people to scam websites, but the Microsoft-owned service says the sham calls are decreasing.

Skype updates Android app, adds support for popular tablets

Skype's new app doesn't support portrait mode on Android tablets

Five reasons Microsoft Lync 2013 matters

Lync 2013 has some new tricks up its sleeve that make it a great communication and collaboration tool for businesses.

Skype disables password reset after security flaw exposed

The flaw allowed anyone who knew your email address to gain control of your Skype account

10 killer Windows 8 business apps for real productivity

What to do once you're done with Office? These productivity-packed Windows 8 apps keep you delegating, decision-making, and digging into nitty-gritty business details.

Skype's new workspace portal aims to boost small businesses

The awkwardly named 'Skype in the workspace' connects you with experts, consultants, and possibly even new customers.

Skype for Windows Phone 8 preview now available with exclusive features

A preview version of Microsoft's Skype is now available for Windows Phone 8.

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