Microsoft owned VOIP service, Skype, was under some serious flak for its recent outage.
A few weeks ago, we reported that the service was down across all platforms.
Except, Skype for Web, which is quite buggy and under-powered compared to its desktop app. Anyway, the web app was working fine even during the outage, apart from the fact that there were some syncing issues with the instant messaging service.
Skype all but declared that it was only the call service, which seemed to be the main one which was down. The VOIP service issued a statement which explained what caused the outage, and apologised for the fault as well. It also mentioned that when the [...]