This came in the e-mail box, this morning:
Dear Qik Customer,
We're constantly looking for ways to deliver the best possible
experience for our customers. Sometimes this means we need to retire
products in favour of building even better ones.
So, on 30 April 2014 we'll be retiring Qik.com and all associated
Qik smartphone and desktop apps across Android, iOS, Mac, Symbian
The Qik video messaging technology has now been incorporated into
Skype. Customers can now enjoy a great experience on Skype with
features such as video messaging, instant messaging as well as
real-time audio and video calling.
For more information about the retirement of Qik, and what this
means to you, please visit the Frequently Asked Questions page at:
Thank you for all the experiences we captured together
on Qik – we look forward to seeing you on Skype.
You can learn more about Skype and download the mobile and tablet
apps from the Microsoft, Google and Apple app stores.
Desktop apps are available from:
The Qik and Skype names, their associated trade marks and logos and
the "S" logo are trade marks of Skype, Microsoft or related
Skype Communications S.A.R.L. 23-29 Rives de Clausen,
More information when I have it.