in the mail and today the Internet-communications company goes and drops a new version of the free app for Mac OS X users: Skype 2.5.
The beta’s been around since mid-November, but the final version was officially released today. And aside from a slightly updated look, there’s a new birthday reminder feature and the abilities to send SMS messages to any mobile phone in the world and hold conference calls with up to nine other people have been added.
- Founded 2003
- Overview Skype is a software application that allows users to make voice and video calls and chats over the Internet. Calls to other users within the Skype service are free, while calls to both traditional landline telephones and mobile phones can be made for a fee using a debit-based user account system. Skype was founded by Niklas Zennstrom and Janus Friis who were also the founders of the file sharing application …
- Location Esch-sur-alzette, Luxembourg
- Categories Messaging, VoIP, Video Conferencing, Software, Mobile
- Website http://www.skype.com
- Full profile for Skype