Microsoft starting to roll out the promised video federation between its Skype and Lync unified-communications services.
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Microsoft is seeking testers for its Skype Translator real-time video translation service, which will be available in limited preview form before year-end.
Microsoft is rolling out its first version of a new, free video chat app for Android, iPhone and Windows Phone devices that is part of its Skype family.
Microsoft is making Skype group video calling a free, cross-platform feature, starting with the Windows desktop, Mac and Xbox One platforms.
A new leaked video appears to show off Microsoft's coming personal digital assistant, codenamed 'Cortana,' in action.
Microsoft announced that Lync and Skype would soon be able to share video, as well as voice and IM. So how will it work?
Microsoft plans to release its Lync unified communications app for Android tablets this summer. It also will deliver federated video across Lync and Skype before the end of 2014.
Kevin and I had lots of fun chatting about mobile tech and then talking a bit about growing up with gaming consoles and Macs since the mobile news has been a bit light lately.
A new Windows video (presumably a TV commercial) knocks the iPad over multitasking, its lack of a PowerPoint app and the price of the 64GB configuration.
Microsoft said on Thursday that the SkyDrive service was being extended to include the rest of the world, but warned it might take several days for it to reach some countries.
Viber's free video-calling feature will put it in direct competition with Microsoft-backed Skype.
A new version of the official Facebook app, plus Skype video messaging for Windows 7 are now in the testing pipeline, according to Microsoft officials.
Users of Microsoft's Outlook.com email service can now make and receive Skype calls directly from their inbox.
Microsoft has sold off its 400-person Mediaroom IPTV business to Ericsson.
According to reports, Ericsson is in talks with Microsoft to buy Microsoft's IPTV business.
At its annual Techfest exhibition, Microsoft Research's Bongshin Lee has shown an intelligent whiteboard that makes presentations more useful by instantly turning data into graphics. Watch the 3-minute video.
Skype has added a new video messaging capability to Skype on iOS, Mac and Android. Windows support is coming too... some day.
Microsoft opens its video streaming cloud, starting at $1.99 per gigabyte for encoding.
It was so obvious that I assumed there was no question about support, but it turns out you cannot watch video content you rent or purchase from Xbox Video on Windows Phone 8 devices. Did Microsoft release an unfinished product to the public?
I recently had the chance to talk with Microsoft's Vice President for Worldwide Education as part of his Daily Edventures project. Here's the result.
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