Skype for iOS Gets UI Improvements, Now Restarts If Unexpectedly Shut Down

Posted April 30, 2012 at 2:26pm by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 8303 views

Skype has updated its iOS applications with UI improvements and the ability to auto restart if unexpectedly shut down.

Call, video call and instant message anyone else on Skype for free with Skype for your iPhone or iPod touch. Plus call and text your Contacts (or any other number) at Skype's low rates. It's great value with Skype Credit.

•Share moments over free* video calls with front and rear-facing cameras:
Enjoy video calls with Skype contacts on, iPhone, iPod touch or iPad, compatible mobiles, PCs, Macs or Skype-enabled TVs.

•Call Skype-to-Skype, wherever you are:
Call Skype contacts for free on 3G* or Wi-Fi.

•Save on calls to Contacts or any phone number:
Text and call phones anywhere with Skype Credit. It's especially good value to international numbers.

•Send free* instant messages for an instant response:
Message friends, wherever, and whenever the mood strikes.

•Near CD quality sound for Skype-to-Skype calls:
Enjoy wideband audio (SILK codec) on iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPad and 3rd generation iPod touch.

What's New In This Version:
- New feature: ability to move own video preview
- App auto restarts if unexpectedly shut down
- Improved accessibility
- Improved stability
- Updated design for contacts and messages
- New sign in screen
- Other minor UI improvements
- Bug fixes

You can download Skype from the App Store for free.

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Ben - May 1, 2012 at 4:29pm
Unexpected shutdown... Otherwise known as CRASH! ;-)
Notch - April 30, 2012 at 3:50pm
Would like my video feed closer to the camera, so that while of course I am keeping an eye on myself during a video call, it still looks like I am looking directly toward the camera, which makes for a better experience.
audrys - April 30, 2012 at 10:31pm
file sharing still missing, even simple photo sharing would be nice
Santana - April 30, 2012 at 2:48pm
Were is push notification wtf!!!!!!!
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