CNET: Microsoft will continue Skype ‘classic’ support after negative customer feedback

CNET: Microsoft will continue Skype ‘classic’ support after negative customer feedback. “Microsoft originally announced on July 16 that classic Skype would be discontinued on Sept. 1, 2018 and encouraged users to upgrade to version 8.0. After many lamented the “upgrade” and clogged up the comments on the original discontinuation blog post, Microsoft have decided to continue supporting Skype 7 for ‘some time’.”