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Skype 5.0 beta now available for the Mac

Group video calling now available
By: Don Lynn | Software News | Posted: Nov 6, 2010 1:34 am

After what has seemed like forever for Skype loving Mac owners, the Skype 5.0 beta has now been made available to all of you OS X lovers out there. The biggest improvement made? Group video calling! Here's Skype's Mac product manager with the details:

 

 

The new Skype beta also has a completely redesigned interface with a single window paired with a control bar and floating dial pad for Mac address book integration. The window is large and early reports are showing high CPU usage and a lot of unused white space. Hopefully future releases handle some of these issues; it is a beta release after all.

 

NEWS SOURCES:Mashable.com

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