Category Archives: Skype

Skype for Linux Alpha 1.11 comes with call improvements

Skype for Linux Alpha 1.11 comes with call improvements

Microsoft has released Skype for Linux Alpha version 1.11. This new application is a completely redesigned Skype version which has nothing common with the previously available Skype 4.3. In this version, the application got many improvements for video calls.

Finally: Skype for Linux Alpha 1.10 supports 1-to-1 video calls

Finally: Skype for Linux Alpha 1.10 supports 1-to-1 video calls

Microsoft today released Skype for Linux Alpha version 1.10. This new application is a completely redesigned Skype version which has nothing common with the previously available Skype 4.3. Finally, Skype for Linux got support for 1-to-1 video calls.

Skype for Linux Alpha 1.9 is out

Skype for Linux Alpha 1.9 is out

A new version of Skype Alpha for Linux was released today by Microsoft. The new Skype for Linux is a completely redesigned app which has nothing common with the previously available Skype 4.3. The application is in an early development stage and it lacks some basic features like video calling or screen sharing. Let's see what is new in this release.

Skype 1.7 Alpha is out for Linux

Skype 1.7 Alpha is out for Linux

A new version of Skype Alpha for Linux was released today by Microsoft.  It is a completely redesigned software which has nothing common with the previously available Skype 4.3. The application is in an early development stage and it lacks some basic features like video calling or screen sharing.

Skype 1.5 for Linux Alpha has been released

Skype 1.5 for Linux Alpha has been released

A new version of Skype Alpha for Linux was released today by Microsoft.  It is a completely redesigned software which has nothing common with the previously available Skype 4.3. The application is in an early development stage and it lacks some basic features like video calling or screen sharing.

Skype 1.3 for Linux Alpha is out

Skype 1.3 for Linux Alpha is out

A new version of Skype Alpha for Linux was released today by Microsoft.  It is a completely redesigned software which has nothing common with the previously available Skype 4.3.

Skype 1.2 for Linux Alpha is out

Skype 1.2 for Linux Alpha is out

Microsoft recently has introduced a completely redesigned Skype for Linux. Today, an updated version of the new Skype was released.

Skype has started hiding the user’s IP address to protect users

Skype has started hiding the user’s IP address to protect users

Microsoft has finally fixed a very old issue with Skype. Almost 4 years ago, it became known that there was a security and privacy breach in Skype's VoIP service which could allow an attacker to get the IP address of Skype users. Recently Microsoft added the ability to hide the IP address from the Skype app and now this option has became enabled by default.