Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Lexar Introduces New Memory Products
Twitter To Lay Off 8 Percent Of Its Workforce
Apple Ads Retina Displays To All iMac Family
Canon Debuts EOS M10, GX 5 and GX 9 Cameras
LG Electronics Applies For The 'G Pay' Trademark
Samsung Maintains Highest DRAM Market Share in Q2
Toshiba Introduces Windows 10 dynaPad Tablet, dynabook Notebooks
Google Releases Cardboard SDK
Active Discussions
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
 Home > News > General Computing > Skype B...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, November 17, 2011
Skype Brings Facebook Video Chatting to Software

Back in July, Facebook video calling powered by Skype was launched. Today's launch of Skype 5.4 Beta for Mac and Skype 5.7 Beta for Windows allows you to conduct a Facebook-to-Facebook call from within Skype.

Initiating a Facebook-to-Facebook call from within Skype is easy; all you need to do is connect your Skype and Facebook accounts. Then, select a Facebook friend and hit the video call button in Skype- your friend simply picks up the call from Facebook. This new feature lets you maintain social connections with your Facebook friends and compliments previously released features such as being able to see when your Facebook friends are online, read their status updates and IM them all from Skype.

Besides this new Facebook feature, additional new features added to Skype 5.4 Beta for Mac and Skype 5.7 Beta for Windows including video rendering giving a smoother video experience for Mac users and group screen sharing for Windows users with a Premium subscription (group screen sharing is currently available for Mac users). Users who are chatting one-on-one will also be able to screen share with live video streaming.

Skype was bought by Microsoft for $8.5 billion earlier this year. Microsoft owns a small stake in Facebook.

Kingston Launches its Fastest USB Flash Drive        All News        CyberLink Releases New Software Pack For Vide And Photo Creation
GE To Invest $1B in Software Development     General Computing News      Google Releases Flash-To-HTML5 Converter For Flash Profesional Users

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Facebook to Test Emoji Icons
Facebook To Offer Satellite Internet To Africans
Facebook Improves Mobile Profiles, Adds Videos
Facebook Releases New Ad Services
Facebook Founder Calls for Universal Internet
Facebook Now Supports 360-degree Videos in News Feed
Facebook's Ad Service to Charge Only After An Ad Has Been Seen
Dislike Button Coming On Facebook
Facebook Dominates The Smartphone Apps Market
Facebook Says It Has One Billion Users Per Day
Facebook Is Testing Digital Assistant For Messenger
In brief: Facebook Simplifies "Notes", Twitter Eyes Asian Content

Most Popular News
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .