It's hard to beat the features and flexibility that Skype offers for communicating via the Internet.
While some companies clamp down on telecommuting, the truth is that remote employees today can more seamlessly integrate with the office than ever before. Lex Friedman runs down the apps he uses to stay better connected with his coworkers around the country.
The Skype app on iOS offers a polished VoIP experience, with video chat to boot.
Apple will challenge a November 2012 jury verdict that awarded $368 million in damages to Nevada patent-holding company VirnetX, a filing with U.S. regulators showed.
Apple's iMessage and Facetime messaging systems have been hit with a glitch that has taken the services offline for several hours.
Line, the chat app that is exploding in popularity in Japan and other Asian countries, has published an online safety guide for teens after a string of incidents in which it was used to maliciously target young women.
Campfire, Hipchat, and Imo.im provide virtual rooms for important discussions. Which one works best for business?