Skype has released the lates beta version of their VoIP software for Mac OS X, Skype 5.0 Beta, which comes with a range of new features and enhancements to Skype on the Mac.
Some of the new features in Skype 5.0 beta for mac include group video calling, a new call control bar, Offline IM and a floating contacts monitor, you can see a full list of the new features in Skype 5.0 beta for Mac below.
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
Personalise contacts via user profiles
Quickly rejoin calls if your Internet connection fails momentarily
Floating Contacts Monitor to see your online contacts and contact groups
Head on over to the official Skype blog for more details, and also a download link to Skype 5.0 beta for Mac, and have a look at the video below.