Microsoft releases a new Skype version to Insiders in the Release Preview ring. The update features various bugfixes and improvements, along with a new app icon.
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 latest update to Skype includes a new app icon:
Unfortunately, the change log doesn't explain details on bugfixes. The only available information is the following statements.
- New icon – Skype is updated by introducing a new icon, which is in line with the new Office set.
- Various bug fixes and improvements.
If you are interested in trying the update, you must be an Insider in the Release Preview ring. The app can be obtained from the Store: