This week Skype has rolled out a new update for its Windows users taking their application to version 5.5, and bringing with it new features that provide an improved integration with Facebook.
Now Windows Skype users can view which of their Facebook friends are online without the need to leave the Skype 5.5 application. The new deeper Facebook integration also allows you to now instant message them using the new Skype Facebook Contacts Tab, located between the Skype and Recent Contacts tabs.
Other new features now included with Skype 5.5 are improved controls for video and group video calls for Windows, enhanced video call reliability, together with several design changes to improve your overall Skype experience.
If you are a Windows user new Skype 5.5 update is now available for download from the Skype website.
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