Skype with video over 4G available on HTC Thunderbolt

As originally reported, the HTC Thunderbolt did not initially release with Skype video chatting available. It was believed that problems with Skype and battery life actually delayed the HTC Thunderbolt’s release. Finally, though, there seems to be a light at the end of the technological tunnel… READ MORE

Skype over 4G: the HTC Thunderbolt saga continues

Though lines were visibly short, the HTC Thunderbolt launched this morning at Verizon and Best Buy retail outlets. One question asked by many consumers was about Skype and when users would have access to anywhere-Skype over 4G. An email reply from a Skype representative in New York stated: READ MORE  

HTC Thunderbolt killed by Skype?

A local Best Buy rep stated that the reason for the delay on the HTC Thunderbolt, Verizon’s first 4G phone, was that HTC had pushed back on Skype for changes. Apparently, Skype in its current form is a battery hog and causes the battery issues leaked to the blogosphere. Verizon originally pulled Skype from the phone so … Continue reading

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