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Skype experiences major outage

Skype says engineers are currently working on a fix and that the Internet phone service should be back to normal in "a few hours".

Skype is currently down for millions of users, according to reports.

The company said that some users were encountering problems in a Twitter post on Wednesday afternoon.

"Some of you may have problems signing in to Skype, we're investigating, and we're sorry for the disruption to your conversations," the tweet from the official Skype twitter account said.

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