Skype domestic mobile and landline calls in India come to an end on November 10th

Microsoft has done the unthinkable, effective November 10th 2014 if you are in India you will no longer be able to make calls using Skype to mobiles and landlines. As you will see in the announcement below, Microsoft covers everything. Let us know your thoughts in this in the comments.   As of 10 November […]


Is Skype hurting because of BBM?

I just received an email from my great friend and fellow Nerd Carl, this email seemed to screamed at me “BBM is Killing us!! We have to do something!” The subject is titled “Come back! We’ve got a shiny new Android app…” Now I know you are going to say well BBM only has voice […]

Skype for BlackBerry 10 updated with Cloud based chats and more!

Skype for BlackBerry 10 has been updated to version .9.507.46973. This update includes a lot of great features and more! Free voice and video calls to anyone else who is on Skype, whether they’re on BlackBerry®, Android, iPhone, Windows Phone, Mac or PC. Send IMs to your friends and family, no matter where they are. […]

Skype for BlackBerry 10 updated

Skype for BlackBerry 10 has been updated to version 4.4.507. This update brings bug fixes in video calling and messaging as well as other improvements. Free voice and video calls to anyone else who is on Skype, whether they’re on BlackBerry®, Android, iPhone, Windows Phone, Mac or PC. Send IMs to your friends and family, no […]

BlackBerry is offering a FREE 3-month Skype Unlimited World Subscription

BlackBerry has just pushed a notification to my BlackBerry Z30 informing me about how BlackBerry is currently offering a FREE 3-month Skype Unlimited World Subscription! Blackberry had this very same offer back in June of 2013. We are not sure if this is just for BlackBerry Z30 users or if the offer is vaild for […]

Skype Updates Their BlackBerry 10 App And It Looks Completely Different

Skype has completely updated their BlackBerry 10 app. It has received a UI makeover. It is now at v4.2. There is no changelog but when you update the app you will notice right away what has been done to it. There is probably the standard big fixes done, as for new features, that is not […]

Sign up now for a free 3-month Skype Unlimited World subscription – Expanded to More Countries

Back at the end of April Skype started offering 3 months of the unlimited world subscription for BlackBerry 10 for free. Well this morning I received the below notification on my BlackBerry Q10, they have expanded the offer to More Countries! So if you were not able to get your voucher now is your chance! Skype […]

Skype updated for BlackBerry 10

Skype has released an update for their Skype Preview application for BlackBerry. This update takes the version to 3.2.439.50 and includes bug fixes and much more. Below is a list of the changes in this update. Bug fixes in Preview window and when switching cameras during Video calling Improvements in contact search in Skype Directory […]

Skype now available for BlackBerry Z10 owners with 10.1 update

Today during the BlackBerry Live Keynote, CEO Thorsten Heins made it official that Skype is now available for BlackBerry Z10 owners.  This is of course in conjunction with the start of the roll-out of the BlackBerry 10.1 update for the Z10.  Previously some Z10 owners that had loaded one of the leaked builds of 10.1 […]

Skype for the BlackBerry Z10 Officially Available

Skype (Preview) for the BlackBerry Z10 is now available to download! We all know that Skype leaked for the BlackBerry Z10 a few weeks ago, so it is nice to see it officially available. I just tested it with my wife and it seems to work better then the leak, so that is a plus! […]

Skype for the BlackBerry Z10 Bar File Leaked!

Well that did not take too long at all! The BlackBerry Z10 now has a viable Skype application!! BlackBerryOS has posted the official official Skype for BlackBerry 10 .bar file. This leaked Bar is fully functional and is now available to be downloaded and then sideloaded to your BlackBerry Z10!. This Skype Bar file will […]

Skype offering 3 months of the unlimited world subscription for BlackBerry 10 for free

BlackBerry and Skype have teamed up to offer BlackBerry 10 owners a great deal! “To celebrate the arrival of Skype on BlackBerry® 10, BlackBerry is giving away a stack of 3-month Skype Unlimited* World subscriptions. Simply claim your voucher and download the Skype app to enjoy free calls to over 60 countries. Hurry while voucher […]

Skype NOW Available for the BlackBerry Q10

Skype is here finally!! Skype has released their application for the BlackBerry Q10 and the Dev Alpha C. Sadly those of us that have the BlackBerry Z10 will have to wait a bit longer… Free voice and video calls to anyone else who is on Skype, whether they’re on BlackBerry®, Android, iPhone, Windows Phone, Mac […]

New video shows Skype (Android Port) running on the BlackBerry Q10

Well we all have been waiting for the moment when Skype reaches Blackberry for the first time, that time is now! Skype is now currently available for the BlackBerry Q10 only… According to an article from N4BB Skype will officially launch for the BlackBerry Z10 in two weeks. Only time will tell if this statement […]

***Updated***Skype (Beta) and BlackBerry Navigation Apps on Soulja Boy’s White BlackBerry Z10

***UPDATE*** After speaking with @BBABrian and @jforce1 on Twitter it appears that the navigation icon I thought was BlackBerry Navigator is actually Google Navigator (Android Port)… As if we need more confirmation that Skype was headed to BlackBerry 10. Soulja Boy is getting some special love from BlackBerry and Skype as he is currently running […]

Spotify rumored to be coming to BlackBerry 10

If you are a fan of streaming music then I am sure you are familiar with Spotify.  It is one of the apps that we were hoping was going to come to BlackBerry 10, and today there are some new rumors about just that.  According to Niko over at N4BB, he has seen a pre-release […]

Skype For BlackBerry 10 Will Be An Android Port

There was a lot of debate leading up to the BlackBerry 10 launch announcement, as to whether or not we would see Skype on BlackBerry 10.  We found out on January 30th that Skype would indeed be coming to BlackBerry 10, but we were not told whether or not it would be a native app.

Will BlackBerry 10 have Skype? OS Code is definitely looking for it.

“Lots of people have been asking us continuously on our view on whether Skype would be included with BlackBerry 10. Yes, you read that right.  There have been indications that a Skype for BlackBerry 10 app has not been seen or heard of is due to the fact that it will be an option integrated […]

Skype Icons Extracted from the last Dev Alpha Update!

I have been asked this question a lot since Research In Motion announced BlackBerry 10, will BlackBerry 10 support Skype? Well the answer could lay right in the last update for the BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha… Nothing has been said officially, but from the icons that were extracted from the last Dev Alpha update the […]

Microsoft Killing Off Windows Live Messenger Moving to Skype

Even though we currently do not have a full video chat 3rd party application available for BlackBerry, Oovoo has jump on board and letting us know that they will indeed have a BlackBerry 10 application ready to go. Beyond that instant messaging on a BlackBerry go hand in hand especially with BBM. But the future of other messaging […]