Fortunately one of my key overseas developer’s found me on MS Live Messenger, so we can still communicate.
I can’t imagine what kind of software error could take the service down for 12-24 hours. That’s not a bug – that’s some sort of infestation!
Skype has suffered a major service outage that started from approximately 3am PST Thursday.
Skype advised that their engineering team had determined that the downtime was due to a software issue, with the problem expected to be solved ?within 12 to 24 hours.?
The issue was serious enough to cause Skype to temporarily disable all downloads of the Skype client.
Skype has had a very strong record of uptime previously and