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Skype for Android – Now with Video

Skype for Android – Now with Video

Skype recently announced that it’s updated Android application supports video calling on select devices.  The app also sports a new UI – with new menu, profile access, and much more.

The app requires Android 2.3 or higher and a front facing camera for video chat.  In addition, only the Sony Ericsson Xperia and the Google Nexus S are supported video chat devices at this time.  Additional support is expected for more devices in the future.

Check out the video below for more […]

Jul 2nd, 2011Comments Off on Skype for Android – Now with Video
Skype Introduces Desktop Ad Units

Skype Introduces Desktop Ad Units

Skype will soon add advertisements to their Windows desktop application.  The ads will be introduced in the US, UK, and Germany this week, and will appear on the Skype desktop Home Tab.  Companies like Groupon, Universal Pictures, and Visa are among the advertisers that will begin running at launch.

Below are some additional details from Skype.

We’re working with some great advertisers, including Groupon, Universal Pictures, and Visa.
Ads will appear in the US, UK and Germany and advertising sales for Skype are […]

Mar 8th, 2011Comments Off on Skype Introduces Desktop Ad Units
webOS 2.0 Coming Soon

webOS 2.0 Coming Soon

At a recent developer day in NY, Josh Marinacci stated that HP’s webOS 2.0 would be coming to all webOS devices “in the coming months.”  Checkout his presentation below.

Nov 25th, 2010Comments Off on webOS 2.0 Coming Soon
Intel to Purchase McAfee

Intel to Purchase McAfee

Intel announced that it will purchase McAfee, the creators of anti-virus software, this month for ~$7.7 billion.  According to the NY Times, “Under the terms of the deal, Intel will pay $48 a share in cash, a 60 percent premium to McAfee’s Wednesday closing stock price of $29.93.”

With the acquisition of McAfee, Intel will enter into the security sector, which is expected to encounter continuous growth.  Read more from the official release below. (via Business Wire)

Intel to Acquire McAfee

NEWS […]

Aug 26th, 2010Comments Off on Intel to Purchase McAfee