Microsoft has updated the Skype app for Android platform. With this update, a long retained bug has been fixed and it brought some useful features too.
The update makes Skype chats load faster, especially through a notification. The picture-in-picture view feature which was exclusive only for Android tablet devices till now, has been introduced for phones with this update.
The following is the full change log for Skype update for Android is:
– Chats load faster, especially when opened from a notification.
– Picture in picture view lets you keep a video call going – for phones now too!
– Receive photos from Skype for iPhone and other new clients.
– Supports formatted text: *bold* _italic_ ~strikethrough~
– Native Support for Hindi – SAHI!