Saturday, February 27, 2010

New Release of Skype

Skype has just released a major upgrade to it's Skype product in Windows. Dubbed as 4.2, this release brings several new features, such as:
  • Skype Access – access WiFi hotspots the easy way with your Skype Credit.
  • Call transfer – transfer calls to a Skype contact or a mobile or landline.
  • Updated call quality guide with pre-call soundcheck.
Full detail about the this release can be found on the Changelog (PDF).

Unfortunately, there is no update (yet) for Linux platform. The latest version for Linux is 2.1.0.81. I don't know about Mac OS X as i don't use it.