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Will The Skype Linux App Stop Working on March 1?

Microsoft says older versions of the Skype desktop client will stop working from March 1, as the VoIP service 'transitions' from P2P to cloud technology.

5 February 2017
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Linux App Updates Round Up: Skype, Stacer, QupZilla & Wine

Busy weekend? Us too, but you can get up to speed with what's happened in our roundup of recent Linux app updates, including Skype and WINE.

5 February 2017
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Skype for Linux Alpha Now Lets You Make Video Calls to Windows Users

A Skype representative says '1-1 video support between Linux Alpha and other platforms should be in the process of rollout' now.

22 January 2017
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Telegram & Skype Update Their Desktop Linux Apps

Two popular messaging services have rolled out updates to their desktop apps today, and we figured we'd combine news of both in one post.

13 January 2017
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Video Call Improvements Land in Skype for Linux Alpha 1.11

Skype has released a new update to the Skype for Linux Alpha client. Skype for Linux Alpha 1.11 includes “many new features and improvement”, with support for setting an avatar in group chats; performance improvements during video call and […]

26 October 2016
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Skype for Linux Alpha Can Now Make Video Calls — But There’s a Catch

Since making its debut back in July the Skype for Linux Alpha client has lacked one critical feature: video calling. But in a new release today, October 10, 2016, this feature is now present. Well, sort of. Video Calling […]

10 October 2016
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Skype for Linux Alpha 1.9 Adds a Dark Theme, Notification Muting

An optional dark theme and support for HTTPS proxies are among the latest improvements arriving with the release of Skype for Linux Alpha 1.9.

29 September 2016
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Is Microsoft Building Yet Another Skype Client?

Recent rumours suggest yet another Skype desktop app to help ease the burden of maintaining so many — but is Skype for Life, in fact, already here and running on Linux?

21 September 2016
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Skype for Linux Alpha 1.6 Now Available, Still Can’t Make Video Calls

A couple of weeks since the last update, a new version of Skype for Linux Alpha is available to download. We take a look at what's new.

2 September 2016
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No, Microsoft Hasn’t Killed the Old Skype for Linux App

Is the Skype Linux app refusing to connect for you? If so I can tell you that you're not alone. But is it a move designed to migrate users to the new Linux app? We find out…

14 August 2016
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Skype for Linux (Alpha) Now Supports Bots

Bots and an improved status menu are among the changes in the latest Skype for Linux (alpha) update, available now.

4 August 2016
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Skype for Linux Alpha 1.3 Released With Small Bug Fixes

A small bug fix update to Skype for Linux alpha is now available, and fixes, among many changes, errant close to tray behaviour on the Cinnamon desktop.

28 July 2016