Skype 8.53 is out for all supported platforms

Microsoft is releasing a new Skype version to stable branch users. The app version 8.53 comes with a variety of fixes and improvements, including the ability to view chats during a call.

Skype Image Preview

The new Skype Preview app has a very streamlined user interface. It follows the modern trend of flat minimalist design with glyph icons and no borders anywhere. This design is being used in all other Microsoft products.

The official change log for the Skype app comes with the following highlights:

Skype for Windows, Mac, Linux and Web

Skype for Android, iPhone and iPad

  • Bug fixes and stability improvements.

What’s fixed?

  • Longer messages getting cut on Android
  • Call Scheduling not working correctly on Android

The new chat feature is rolling out gradually over the next couple of days so if you don’t see them right away, just check again soon!

You can get the app HERE.

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