Skype is getting a new icon and some bugfixes

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.

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 latest update to Skype includes a new app icon:

Skype New 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:

Get Skype

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Author: Sergey Tkachenko

Sergey Tkachenko is a software developer who started Winaero back in 2011. On this blog, Sergey is writing about everything connected to Microsoft, Windows and popular software. Follow him on Telegram, Twitter, and YouTube.

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