Microsoft has released a new build of Skype to users running preview builds of the app. Version 8.69 brings some design tweaks and improved performance courtesy of a new version of Electron.
Microsoft has released a new preview version of Skype, bringing it to version 8.66. With the latest update, it's now possible to have calls with up to 100 participants, double the previous limit.
The option to turn on the new Skype Preview feature for Android and iOS for sending and receiving SMS messages from PC and Mac isn't live yet, though it's now visible on the app's settings.
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.
Microsoft has announced the release of a new Skype Preview app for Mac and older Windows versions, bringing the redesigned interface that debuted on its 'next generation' mobile app in June.
Skype Preview was the default communications app in the Anniversary Update, and the app has remained in preview since then. But with the Creators Update, Microsoft is taking off the training wheels.
After shipping the Windows 10 Anniversary Update with an incomplete Skype Preview app last year, Microsoft apparently believes the app is ready to drop its 'Preview' tag, ahead of the Creators Update.
Microsoft has released its Skype Preview app, built on the Universal Windows Platform, to Xbox One Insiders in the Alpha ring - a big step towards replacing the existing Skype app on its consoles.
Following the recent update to the Movies & TV app last month, Microsoft has updated the Skype Preview app to include picture-in-picture support with the latest Windows Insider build on the Fast Ring.
Microsoft updated its Skype Preview app for Windows 10 today, fixing an issue that caused it to crash upon launch. According to the company, the issue only affected Windows Insiders.
The latest update to the Skype Preview app for Windows 10 is crashing for some users. The issue is with version 22.214.171.124, which is only available for Windows Insiders on Release Preview and up.
After having been released to Windows Insiders on the Fast ring in the last few days, Microsoft is now opening up the latest version of the Skype Preview app to the rest of the Windows Insiders
Microsoft updated its Skype Preview app today for those on the Windows Insider Program, adding new features such as Skype Translator, the ability to share video messages, and more.
Microsoft released an update for the Universal Skype Preview app for Insiders on the Fast Ring. The update brings the ability to preview website links and support for third-party media streaming.
Microsoft today announced the availability of Skype Preview 11.9, which introduces the SMS Relay feature to everyone that's running the Windows 10 Anniversary Update, on PCs and phones.
Microsoft updated its Skype Preview Universal Windows Platform app today for Fast ring Windows Insiders. The update contains a few new features, such as enhanced profiles and easier calling.
A single cross-platform app, codenamed 'Skype for Life' - for Windows, iOS, Android, macOS and Linux - is said to be in development, with Microsoft's existing Skype clients moving to maintenance mode.
Microsoft is preparing to debut Skype Preview on the Xbox One, as a placeholder shows up on the Xbox Marketplace. It's unclear when the app will be available to download, but expect it to drop soon.
Microsoft says its new Skype Preview SMS support will be made available to non-Insiders "over the next couple of months". It also revealed details of further improvements coming soon to the app.
Microsoft today updated its UWP Skype Preview app for Windows Insiders on the Fast ring. The app now supports sending SMS messages, a feature that has been promised by the firm for some time.
Microsoft today announced that its UWP Skype Preview app is now available for Windows 10 Mobile devices that are running the Insider Preview builds for the Anniversary Update.
Microsoft hasn't released its new UWP Skype Preview app for Windows 10 Mobile just yet, but you can still get it. A member at XDA Developers has posted the APPX package, which you can install.
The Skype Preview app for Windows 10 received a significant update today. The Universal Windows Platform app now has support for the new dark theme setting, as well as multiple accounts.