Apr 302008
 

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Production version of Skype 3.8 for Windows is now available.

Start downloading it now

The newly released build 3.8.0.115 brings you the following changes:

  • change: Updated Extras manager to version 2.0.0.55
  • change: Firefox plugin updated to version 2.2.0.80
  • change: Internet Explorer plugin updated to version 2.2.0.176
  • bugfix: Account creation without a valid email address was not communicated correctly
  • bugfix: Skype occasionally crashed on startup when some specific sound cards were set as windows default
  • bugfix: Skype did not always go to “Away” and “Not Available” status automatically
  • bugfix: After locking the screen, video froze or went blank
  • bugfix: When user was not able to connect he was forwarded to wrong webpage
  • bugfix: Windows Vista screensaver was not disabled during video call
  • bugfix: Any link containing “+” was not clickable in a chat
  • bugfix: Skype crashed when set web cookies got damaged
  • bugfix: Video resolution did not scale up correctly in some instances
  • bugfix API: App2App transfers were disabled when File Transfer was disabled
  • All localizations updated
 Posted by at 12:20 am
Apr 302008
 

While we may never know what it looks like inside a black hole, astronomers recently obtained one of the closest views yet.

The sighting allowed scientists to confirm theories about how these giant cosmic sinkholes spew out jets of particles traveling nearly the speed of light.

Below is an artist’s rendition of one black hole in the BL Lacertae galaxy that spews out jets of charged particles accelerated by corkscrew-like magnetic fields.

Black Hole Jets

 Posted by at 12:02 am