Seems like it has been a while since we have seen a new version of Skype, but last week, my update manager offered me a new version! The biggest advantage to me is the improved voice and video quality. Unfortunately, I haven’t had much of an opportunity to try the voice and video recently. Skype access is another new feature, but since I have Android tethering, I probably won’t have any need for it.
You can read more details from the blog post.
Here are the new features advertised on the main page: