Neowin News Feed for: Skype insider program insider program/ Neowin News Feed for: Skype insider program en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Skype Insider Preview gets support for split windows on Surface Duo <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has released version of Skype Insider Preview. It packs interesting features such as support for animated backgrounds, customized call reactions, and split windows on Android. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Thu, 08 Jul 2021 12:52:01 +0000 Skype Insiders are getting "personalized emoticons" <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Skype Insiders on all platforms are getting updates today, which will include what Microsoft is calling personalized emoticons. It lets you swap out some emoticons with other characters. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Rich Woods) Thu, 31 Jan 2019 22:18:01 +0000 Skype Insiders can now get read receipts for their messages <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft continues trying to push Skype forward to be more in line with other messaging services, adding the ability for users to see whether or not others have read their messages. <a href="">Read more...</a> (João Carrasqueira) Wed, 04 Jul 2018 15:04:01 +0000 Microsoft bringing back classic presence controls for Skype Preview <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft is bringing back classic presence controls for Skype Preview, which were in place before the UI overhaul a few months ago. This change has been brought into effect following user feedback. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Hamza Jawad ) Sat, 07 Oct 2017 00:26:01 +0000 Skype Preview Android app for Insiders gets another update <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has quietly released another update for Skype&#039;s Android app for Insiders. The new preview adds more sharing capabilities and allows deletion of contacts, along with other improvements. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Ehtisham Ul Haq Shams) Fri, 30 Jun 2017 11:30:01 +0000 Here's what's new in the first Skype Insider Preview builds <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Earlier today, Microsoft introduced the Skype Insider Program, offering new builds of the app for macOS, iOS, and Android. Here are the changelogs for the first Skype Insider Previews. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Rich Woods) Tue, 08 Nov 2016 21:20:01 +0000 Microsoft announces the Skype Insider Program <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft today announced the Skype Insider Program, which will allow users to get early access to new builds of the app on all platforms, including Android, iOS, macOS, Windows, and more. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Rich Woods) Tue, 08 Nov 2016 14:54:20 +0000