The Beta version of Skype 5.0 for Mac is now available for download. The chat software has been refreshed to have a new look and it now supports group video calling to allow users to make video calls to many people at a time.
Among the new features packed with Skype 5.0 Beta for Mac includes:
- New call control bar — Hang up, mute and more from a mini Skype toolbar that sits on top of any web pages, documents or photos you’ve got open
- Search chat content to easily navigate past conversations
- Offline IM so that you can send and receive instant messages even if the recipient is offline
- Personalize contacts via user profiles
- Quickly rejoin calls if your Internet connection fails momentarily
- Floating Contacts Monitor to see your online contacts and contact groups
Users can download the updated version from here.