Microsoft Launches Preview Of Skype For Outlook.comview story

http://techcrunch.com – Microsoft has announced that it is launching a preview of Skype for Outlook.com starting in the UK. The service will be made available in the U.S. and Germany in the coming weeks before it is rolled out to the rest of the world. With the rollout of Skype for Web, the VoIP service joins Microsoft’s suite of online tools, including SkyDrive. (IT news)

[ubuntu] Need Your Helpview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have no words how to explain my problem I have tried all sort of things,threads and advices but nothing works for me my culprit is SKYPE 32 Bits and Ubuntu 13.04 Unity 32 Bits no matter what I tried it always comes out with the same results my Skype looks like krap. Attached Images Screenshot from 2013-04-14 09:35:11.png (38.9 KB) (Hardware)

Meet Donna, Your Mobile Personal Assistant From Khosla-Backed Startup Incredible Labsview story

http://techcrunch.com – Don’t have a “custom-designed, one-of-a-kind bespoke app… to communicate and collaborate” with your assistant through? Hell, don’t even have a personal assistant? Well, that’s all about to change, thanks to a wonderful new mobile application called Donna. Donna is a mobile-based personal assistant from a funky little startup called Incredible Labs. (IT news)

Hiring Developers? Codassium Combines Collaborative Code Editing And Video Chat Into One Web Appview story

http://techcrunch.com – As just about any startup in the valley world could tell you, hiring good developers is one helluva process. First you’ve gotta find the rare developer who isn’t already drowning in job offers. Then you’ve gotta sit down and chat ‘em up to make sure they’ll be a good fit for your team. Then you’ve gotta make sure they can actually, you know, code. (IT news)

Wandera Gets $7M From Bessemer To Help Enterprises Compress And Control Mobile Data Costsview story

http://techcrunch.com – Wandera, a startup that offers enterprises a cloud-based solution to reduce the costs of mobile data through compression and better management, is announcing that it has closed $7 million in funding. The Series A round comes entirely from Bessemer Venture Partners, and is in addition to a seed round Wandera quietly raised last year from angels including Klaus Hommels and Alex Zubillaga. (IT news)

[ubuntu] Skype Issuesview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello, I am new to using Skype on Ubuntu. My problem is that the person on the other end can't see me. There are numerous threads on this on the net which all say to check the video settings (no kidding!). I set the video settings so that video is enabled, my webcam is recognized, and that I automatically receive video from anybody. (Hardware)

[lubuntu] Alsa microphone problem - Low or noisyview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi all. I have Lubuntu 12.10 64 installed with the latest stable kernel 3.8.6. My sound driver is realtek alc892 and my hardware is logitech microphone with pink jack. The problem is that when my alsamixer use default sound levels they cant hear me with skype or audacity. When i boost the levels they can hear me but with annoying noise (i can hear the noise too). Also when i dont mute the mic, in (Hardware)

Clayton Christensen Talks Venture Capital, Crowd Funding, And How To Measure Your Lifeview story

http://techcrunch.com – Editor’s note: Derek Andersen is the founder of Startup Grind, a 40-city community bringing the global startup world together while educating, inspiring, and connecting entrepreneurs. There are few people whose impact on entrepreneurs and business in general you hear about as frequently as Clayton Christensen. (IT news)

Tango, The Video-Calling App Turned Social Network, Hits 100M Users And Finally Arrives On iPadview story

http://techcrunch.com – Tango, the mobile video calling and communication service backed by $87 million in outside funding, is announcing today that it has reached 100 million registered users – up from 75 million in November. (IT news)

mplayer audio in fedora18view story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – Built and installed mplayer on Fedora 18 (had working before in F-16, 12). I had some issues with needed development versions of gtk and zlib to build - apparently the .h files needed are only in the development release, even though the libraries appear to be here by default. The below fixed the config and make for mplayer for me (64 bit version). yum install zlib-devel.x86_64 gtk2-devel.x (HowTos)