Skype Now Lets Anyone Join A Chat Even If They Don’t Have An Account

 Skype is working to make is service more broadly accessible, Microsoft announced today, detailing a new feature that will allow users to invite anyone – even those who don’t have a Skype account – to use the service via the Skype for Web interface. Invitees won’t have to create an account or download an app,… Continue reading Skype Now Lets Anyone Join A Chat Even If They Don’t Have An Account

Box’s New Platform Product Is Now Generally Available

 Update: I got some of Box’s product lineup mixed up. I’ve edited the post not just for clarity, but also for Being Frakking Wrong. Apologies from your humble servant. Box’s platform product, the aptly named Box Platform, is now generally available, as the company promised at its recent conference. Box recently hired Jeetu Patel away from EMC to run… Continue reading Box’s New Platform Product Is Now Generally Available

Hightail Launches Spaces, A New Service For Collaborating On Visual Files

 Back in 2013, YouSendIt changed its name to Hightail because it had evolved beyond its original file-sharing roots. Today, the core of the service is still about sharing files, but with a greater focus on professional use. To emphasize this, the company is officially launching Hightail Spaces out of beta today, a new tool that wants be… Continue reading Hightail Launches Spaces, A New Service For Collaborating On Visual Files