Skype has announced new betas of its desktop client forand Windows that enable Facebook-to-Facebook video calling.
Today we are thrilled to announce our partnership with Facebook has reached yet another milestone with the launch of Skype 5.4 Beta forand Skype 5.7 Beta for Windows allowing you to conduct a Facebook-to-Facebook call from within Skype. This new development in the Skype-Facebook partnership is the latest example of how Skype is removing communication barriers and making it easier to connect with friends, family and business colleagues. Our approach to social is about personal connections with people. We are on a mission to connect over one billion people and our continued partnership with Facebook brings us one step closer to this goal.
Skype 5.4 Beta for Mac and Skype 5.7 Beta for Windows bring other new features including video rendering giving a smoother video experience for Mac users and group screen sharing for Windows users with a Premium subscription (group screen sharing is currently available for Mac users). Users who are chatting one-on-one will also be able to screen share with live video streaming.
You can download the new betas from the links below…[Mac] [Windows] [iframe width=”640″ height=”360″ src=”http://www.youtube.com/embed/DO5GbYHv7HM?rel=0″]