Microsoft: Skype and Messenger coming together
After months of leaked bits, Microsoft’s Skype division is finally opening the informational tap.
We’ve already seen and now used the new Windows 8 Skype client. We’ve heard there’s a Windows Phone 8 Skype client coming — though it’s still not in the Windows Phone Store and Skype reps are not sharing more on when it will be.
On November 6, the Skype team provided more information about its recently stated plans to ultimately replace Windows Live Messenger with Skype. The planned cutover date is quite aggressive: It’s Q1 2013, according to a new Skype blog post.
“We will retire Messenger…
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