MacRumors Microsoft today highlighted Skype 8 and recommended that customers upgrade to the new software as the company plans to retire Skype 7, aka Skype classic, later this year. Skype 8 includes free HD video and screensharing calls with up to 24 people, reaction options for messages in conversations and @mentions to get someone's attention in a group chat, a chat media gallery for viewing photos and links, customizable themes, a notification panel, and options to share photos, videos, and files over S 1 month
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microsoft plans to keep skype classic available for some time following user backlash Microsoft Plans to Keep Skype Classic Available 'for Some Time' Following User Backlash
MacRumors Microsoft last month announced plans to shut down Skype 7,... 2 weeks
microsoft will keep classic skype alive for some time after user backlash Microsoft will keep classic Skype alive ‘for some time’ after user backlash
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