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Skype Update 2.1 Here’s What Will Be Included


Soon there will be new updated release (ver 2.1) of the ever popular video chat service Skype for Windows Phone 8 and while it has not been released yet to the public they have made it known what the improvements will be. There is the normal array of bug fixes but there are also some real improvements in this update. Check out the change log below:

    • Updated chat keyboard with improved autocomplete/autocorrect is now available.


    • Buddies from Windows Live Messenger are labeled in the People list.


    • Added option to enable toast notifications for Windows Live Messenger buddies.


    • People Hub integration temporarily disabled.


In addition we have fixed a number of issues from the previous release:




Significantly improved the reliability of presence and chat and call notifications when the app is closed.


Improved call reliability.


In some cases, chat messages would appear in incorrect order. Chat messages will now appear in correct order, by timestamp.


Corrected links to some webpages.