skype

security

Microsoft Admits Humans Listen to Skype and Cortana in Privacy Policy Update

The change comes after Motherboard found that Microsoft hired contractors to listen to some Skype phone calls.
Joseph Cox
3 days ago
security

Revealed: Microsoft Contractors Are Listening to Some Skype Calls

Documents, screenshots, and audio obtained by Motherboard show that humans listen to Skype calls made using the app's translation function.
Joseph Cox
8.7.19
skype

I Tried Skype’s New 50-Person Video Calling Feature, My Personal Hell

Skype's conferencing feature now allows double the participants, so I tested it out.
Samantha Cole
4.9.19
Sex

The Scammer Who Captured Videos of Celebrities Masturbating Online

A new documentary follows the story of former ITV host Dan Lobb, who was the victim of sextortion.
Michael Segalov
7.12.18
Interviews

All You Need Is <3: An Interview with Paul McCartney About His Emojis

We talked to the legend about his new project scoring "Love Mojis" with Skype, working with Kanye West, and the process of writing a song.
Eric Sundermann
2.11.16
Photo

Dirty Tricks and Party Drugs: What It’s Really Like to Live with Models

The life of a young model is probably less glamourous than you thought.
Hadley Hudson
7.15.15
Music

Subway Performers All Over New York Performed Together Via Wi-Fi

Conductor Ljova used laptops to conduct a remote orchestra in Chris Shimojima's new short film, "Signal Strength."
Beckett Mufson
10.27.14
Stuff

Magnus Carlsen, World Chess Champion, Is Kind of a Dick

Like we all are sometimes.
Stephen Keefe
4.27.14
The Evolutionary Resilience Issue

The Exorcism Industry Joins the 21st Century

How to drive out demons using the power of Christ and Skype.
Gideon Resnick
4.3.14
Stuff

Naked on Skype with Spencer Tunick

Talking nudity in the nude with the guy who photographs mass groups of naked people.
Nadja Sayej
4.22.13