Microsoft has released a new version of the official Skype client for the operating system on Mac computers. In addition to the traditional bug fixes and stability improvements the update index 7.9 brought support “smart” web links.
The new version is organized link previews in chat. “Now, when you share the link want to add a few words from you, you can send this one message. If the link is found the image on the screen of the recipient will appear illustration with the preliminary content of the text to your contact saw the message context”, – stated in the function description.
Microsoft promises the stable operation of programs in the environment of OS X Yosemite during video calls, sending contacts from the search results, and the use of Force Touch.
Users of Skype for Mac, you can use a 64-bit version of the application. The move to 64 bit in Microsoft formalized as painlessly as possible: just use the official link, run the installer, wait and restart the application if it is running. As the experience of using a 64-bit version of Skype, program performance has indeed increased.
To start a new Skype, you need OS X 10.5.8 or later, a webcam for video calls and a microphone.
Download Skype 7.9 for Mac is available for free at this link.