Skype for Windows Phone coming soon
0. phoneArena 15 Jan 2012, 22:21 posted on
Microsoft closed the Skype purchase back in October, but there is still no Skype app for Windows Phone, but the Skype team has said that they are working on the video calling app for WP and it will be out soon...
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1. jacko (unregistered)
google should of gotten skype not microsoft
3. Lucas777 (Posts: 2137; Member since: 06 Jan 2011)
google cant buy everything they feel like… they already have gtalk etc… this significantly boosts Microsoft's internet presence and allows them to have a standout feature on many of their products
4. Glim12808 (Posts: 393; Member since: 26 Oct 2011)
Yeah google should have but didn't, Microsoft did, so just move on.
2. Stoli89 (Posts: 333; Member since: 28 Jun 2010)
"Skype vice president of products, went on record as saying that the team is working on a Windows Phone version"...ya think?
MS owns Skype...if he didn't his @$$ would be in a sling.
5. Glim12808 (Posts: 393; Member since: 26 Oct 2011)
That I can't download Skype in my WP7 is puzzling to me so I'm glad I can now soon do. Not that it matters much since I use Tango.
6. Leodrade (Posts: 87; Member since: 26 Aug 2011)
About time! Especially because MS f**king owns Skype
7. Bluesky02 (Posts: 1439; Member since: 05 Dec 2011)
Skype will take time to come out. Perhaps on Apollo update. As this is not a standalone app. It is an integration in WP OS Itself.
8. nyamo (Posts: 274; Member since: 19 Mar 2011)
i always wondered why they didn't release an app earlier. wth is going on when ms owns skype and they never bothered to make a timely release, granted 1st gen phones were lacking font cameras
9. MarloThaMartian (Posts: 41; Member since: 27 Dec 2010)
Microsoft are quick at announcing things but slow at actually putting it out