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App of the Day: Skype for iPhone 3.5.84 (iOS)

Mega update adds Bluetooth, image stabilization and ads
By Cameron Wilmot from Sep 27, 2011 @ 14:56 CDT

Our App of the Day today is Skype for iPhone 3.5.84 for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad with iOS 4.0 or later.


Skype has just got done releasing a mega big update for its Skype iPhone app that ushers in some great news features and one that you probably won't be s fond of.


The big ticket item in this update is the addition of Bluetooth support. The next big one that ought to impress is enhanced video through image stabilization which is said to stop the shake effect. The one thing you won't like; if you do not have any Skype Credit, you will be shown ads.


Call, video call and instant message anyone else on Skype for free with Skype for your iPhone or iPod touch.


Plus call and text your Contacts (or any other number) at Skype's low rates. It's great value with Skype Credit. Skype for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad is free to download and works over 3G* or Wi-Fi.




The latest version of the app includes the following changes:


What's New in Version 3.5.84


* Bluetooth support for iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPod touch 4th Generation, and iPad 2

* Incoming emoticons; outgoing emoticons displayed when entered in text form

* Enhanced video through image stabilization

* New easy-to-use interface

* Advertising will be shown to users that do not have Skype Credit, a calling subscription or premium subscription

* Bugfix for security vulnerability

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