The Skype team has been working hard on adding new functionality to Skype, and with 8.64 released on Windows, Mac, Linux, Android, iPhone, and iPad, you can now customize your message reaction picker.
17/06/2020 | Team Skype | Background Replace
To elevate your experience we've added the ability to replace your background. This way you can keep doing what you love but with that extra bit of privacy you might need.
15/01/2019 | Team Skype | Meet Now
We are proud to bring you Meet Now experience on Skype! Set up your call and invite both Skype and external users in as little as 2 clicks.
29/08/2019 | Team Skype | Split screen
A few months back, we announced the launch of split window for Windows 10, which lets you put your contact list in one window, and each conversation you open in separate windows.
04/06/2019 | Team Skype | Screen sharing
Starting today, we’re launching screen sharing on Android and iOS along with multiple improvements to our mobile calling experience.
04/04/2019 | Team Skype | Group video call
You can now call and have up to 50 people in a call, all at once. Whether you’re catching up with your friends, having a team status update, or a conference in one place…
07/03/2019 | Team Skype | Call capacity
Enjoy our latest features on the new Skype for Web using the most current versions of Microsoft Edge or Google Chrome.
06/02/2019 | Team Skype | Background blur
Take the stress out of turning on your video and put the focus where it belongs - on you! Background blur in Skype uses artificial intelligence (AI)…
03/12/2018 | Team Skype | Live captions
Live captions & subtitles in Skype enables you to have a captioned experience in calls made or answered through Skype.
04/09/2018 | Team Skype | Call recoding
With call recording you can capture special moments in a Skype call with your loved ones or record important meetings with colleagues.
No emergency calls with Skype Skype is not a replacement for your telephone and can't be used for emergency calling