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The Skype Qik app was redundant, so Microsoft is shutting it down

Skype Qik failed to capture the video messaging zeitgeist set by Facebook Messenger and Snapchat, plus regular Skype already offered similar features.

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As PCWorld's senior editor, Mark focuses on Microsoft news and chip technology, among other beats. He has formerly written for PCMag, BYTE, Slashdot, eWEEK, and ReadWrite.

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