Skype Bots now available on Mac and web


Following the release of Skype Bots on Skype for Windows Desktop, Android, iPhone and iPad, Microsoft  announced the release preview of Skype Bots on two additional platforms: Mac and Web. They’re available to users in the United States, Canada, Australia, England, Ireland, New Zealand, Singapore, and India.

How to use Skype Bots on Mac:

  • To get started on Mac, tap on the “Contacts” from the menu and select “Add Bot”  to search for or view a list of available Bots.

How to use Skype Bots on web:

  • If you’re using Skype for Web, select “Discover Bots” on the left toolbar to see a list of available Bots.

Microsoft also highlighted the two new Skype Bots which was released few weeks back:

  • Murphy, a Bot to find and create images for when questions can’t be answered by words alone.
  • Summarize, a Bot designed to give an overview of a web page if you don’t have time to read the whole thing.