Microsoft Killing Old Versions of Skype for Mac
All good things, as well as some bad ones, eventually come to an end. Skype, which is wholly owned by Microsoft, has announced it will soon begin phasing out older versions of Skype for Mac.
Yes, it’s true your old trusty version of Skype is being put down.
“We are going to retire older versions of Skype for Windows desktop (6.13 and below) as well as Skype for Mac (6.14 and below) over the next few months,” said Skype on Friday.
Skype hasn’t said why its retiring old versions of Skype for Mac, etc, but it seems a safe bet they’re doing in order to bolster security.
And, for what it’s worth, my source for this post is ComputerWorld, the last print edition of which went out today. ComputerWorld will live, continuing on as a web-only pub and it naturally follows that millions upon millions of trees will live on as a result…
Life just keeps getting better