And the new version contains a trio of the most-wanted features.Heres the complete listfrom the Skype blog:
You can now delete a conversation from the recent list with a long press on recents. You can also edit messages youve recently sent with a long press on the message. (Just as you can long press on an individual message to delete it.)
Tap the add favorites link to easily fill your favorites screen with the people you contact the most.
The People list now matches the desktop better: we have added theSkype filter; the online filter now includes users set to online, away and do not disturb; and best of all your filter settings are saved.
Version 5.0 was rewritten from the ground up and features a rethought UI and much more. Along with smoother animations and other visual elements, the popular messaging app is more than five times faster than previous versions.