Microsoft Officially Welcomes Skype

May 22, 2014

Microsoft and Skype will remain focused on their shared goal of connecting all people across all devices and accelerating both companies’ efforts to transform real-time communications for consumers and enterprise customers. The completion of the acquisition also marks the official introduction of Skype as a new business division within Microsoft. Source


A Day In The Life of Skype

April 5, 2014

We thought it would be fun to show some impressive numbers about the typical day on Skype. The vibrancy of Skype – we attribute to all of you, who find that Skype is wonderful, useful, and universal in everyday life. The figure that is most impressive is 700 million minutes of free Skype-to-Skype calls each […]


Skype Talks Strategy

March 3, 2014

It seems strategy is key to Skype’s development, with the software application this week becoming embroiled in reports that it could turn to advertising to bring in added revenue for the company. According to reports, the announcement has come after Skype CEO Josh Silverman admitted that many Skype users don’t actually know about its premium […]


Introducing Skype in the Classroom

December 8, 2013

Skype in the Classroom is a free community that allows teachers to connect across the world to help their students learn. Here are some quick stats on how teachers are connecting with each other, finding partner classes and sharing inspiration using Skype. Find out more about this global initiative Source

The Universe of Social Networks

The Universe of Social Networks

October 7, 2013

Social networking is a staggering 4.6 billion member universe all on its own. This infographic looks at all the elements of the social networking universe and ranks its members from largest to smallest. Some of the key players may surprise you. Source

How Are You Today?

How Are You Today?

June 23, 2013

No matter where you are in the world, It’s easy to stay in touch and say hello with online calls and video chats from Skype. Though, it can be tough to break the ice if you don’t know the local lingo. But don’t reach for your phrasebook – we’ve pulled some translations together so you […]

Skype a Coming of Age Story

Skype a Coming of Age Story

April 11, 2013

This infographic provides information about skype, it’s failures and resurrections since it began and how Skype went from being a small little known company to the success that it is today. Source

Skype: From Conception to Acquisition

Skype: From Conception to Acquisition

October 23, 2012

This infographic provides a brief history of Skype, showing it’s development from it’s humble beginnings, to it’s growth and finally to it’s acquisition by Microsoft. It shows the current valuation of Skype and predicts the future of the company in the hands of Microsoft. Source