Skype Kills Its Standalone Video Messaging App Qik

Skype Qik, Microsoft’s attempt at spinning off video messaging into a simplified mobile application, is shutting down. The app was first introduced in fall 2014 to serve a different audience th

The Live Stream Goes Mainstream

In early 2011, <a href="https://techcrunch.com/2011/01/06/confirmed-skype-buys-mobile-video-startup-qik/">Skype bought</a> a mobile video startup called Qik, which had developed an app that let mobile

Skype Launches A New Video Messaging App For The Mobile-First Era, Skype Qik

If Skype was invented today, what would it look like? This morning, a small team within Skype is attempting to answer that question with the launch of a new video messaging application called Skype Q

Qik Founder’s Story: Taking Mobile Video Out Of The Garage And Putting It Into The Hands Of Skype

<b>Editor's note:</b> <em>Bernard Moon is co-founder and CEO of Vidquik, a new web conferencing and sales solutions platform, and co-founder of SparkLabs, a recently launched startup accelerator in

Syrian Government Blocks Bambuser’s Live Video Of Crisis

<a href="http://Bambuser.com">Bambuser</a>, a live mobile video streaming startup along the lines of <a href="http://Qik.com">Qik</a>, has become something of an underground hit in the last couple of

Android Users Finally Get Full Qik Premium Experience

Android-toting Qik fans will have reason to smile today: the Skype-owned company has announced that their Premium service for Android devices has <a href="http://qik.com/blog/qik-premium/">finally bee

Qik's Android App Gets Updated With Live Video Chat, Social Feeds And More

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/04/preview.jpg" class="shot2">Mobile video startup Qik, which was <a href="https://techcrunch.com/2011/01/06/confirmed-skype-buys-mobile-video-st

Confirmed: Skype Buys Mobile Video Startup Qik

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/01/qik.png" class="shot2" />It looks like Skype has just picked up mobile video startup <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/company/qik">Qik.</a>

Live Video Sharing Company Qik Quietly Raises $6.3 Million

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/01/qik.png" class="shot2" /> <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/company/qik">Qik</a>, which enables mobile phones users to <a href="http://qik.c

Mobile Video Streaming Service Qik Has 3.5M Users, Projects 75M Installs In Next Year

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/qikshot.png">We've been tracking the progress of <a href="http://www.qik.com">Qik</a>, a service that lets you broadcast movies from your mobi

Justin.tv Finally Broadcasts Live From Your Android Phone

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/08/justintv-android.jpg"> When you think about broadcasting live video over the Internet, being tethered to your computer isn't so much fun. Br

Qik Indeed. Service Comes Built-In To The Sexy HTC EVO 4G Android Phone

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-167368" title="q" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/03/q.png" alt="" />A couple of years ago, it seems all anyone wanted was access to <a href

Better Late Than Never. Justin.tv Comes To The iPhone.

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/03/justin-tviphone.jpg"> Watching live video on your iPhone is nothing new, but it is becoming increasingly easier to do. More than a year afte

TwitCasting lets you stream live video and tweet simultaneously from your iPhone

<img src="http://www.mobilecrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/03/twitcasting_logo.jpg" /> Late last year, <a href="https://techcrunch.com/2009/12/09/iphone-live-streaming-ustream/">Ustream</a> and <a

Qik Wins Significant UK Distribution Via Vodafone

<img src="http://www.crunchbase.com/assets/images/resized/0000/2758/2758v5-max-250x250.jpg" class="shot2" />Mobile streaming video startup <a href="http://Qik.com">Qik</a> has landed a significant dis

Qik rival Bambuser partners with Finnish public broadcaster

<img class="shot" title="bambuser" src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/bambuser.jpg" alt="bambuser" width="205" height="77" />[Sweden] <a href="http://bambuser.com/">Bambuser</a>, th

Qik's VideoCamera For Older iPhones Doubles Recording Speed, Adds Real-Time Effects

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/01/qikvid-133x200.png" width="133" height="200" />Last month, we saw the <a href="https://techcrunch.com/2009/12/29/qik-record-video-iphone/">lau

Qik Releases Local Video Recording For Older iPhones (They Already Can Do It Live)

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/12/qikvidshot-136x200.png" width="136" height="200" />Two weeks ago, Apple <a href="http://www.techmeme.com/091215/p53#a091215p53">opened</a> the

Qik Live Recording Finally Makes It To The iPhone (Legally)

<img src="https://techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/12/screen-shot-2009-12-23-at-8.33.47-am.png" width="199" height="190" />The live video streaming application <a href="http://qik.com">Qik</a> h

Bambuser's Video Streaming iPhone App Hits The App Store, Qik Still MIA

<a href="http://bambuser.com/"><img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/12/cp_1261104509_20541v3-max-250x250-215x154.png" width="215" height="154" /></a> <a href="http://bambuser.com">B
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