Windows 8 Skype Update for Windows 8 adds Messenger contact support, brings fading IM closer to its doom


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Microsoft recently revealed that it would be retiring its longstanding Live Messenger platform. However, instead of receiving a commemorative wristwatch and rocking chair for its services, the once prominent IM client will be integrated into Skype during Q1 2013. Taking its first step to get the ball rolling, the company issued an update to Skype for Windows 8. The latest software push brings ...

Source: Yahoo! News