Skype, Microsoft’s official voice, video, and chat app, has received updates over time that make the app more relevant to its users, something that can partially make it stronger to compete with Zoom, which in times pandemic received more attention.
After confirming the availability of support for calls with up to 100 participants and including the raise hand feature in Skype Preview, Microsoft officially starts customizing its calling app for Android 11, using the features provided by Google implemented.
The version in question, identified as Skype v8.67, brings as its main highlight the implementation of the floating bubble notification system, similar to what we’ve seen through Facebook Messenger for a while, making access easier.
However, there is a clear limitation in the novelty: although the version in question is already available in the official Google Store, the novelty in question should in any case be used without expectation on a device with Android 11 installed. implementation in earlier versions of the system.
If you have a device with Android 11 on board and want to activate the novelty, you can do so from Settings> Applications & notifications> Notifications> Bubbles, with a button in the bottom right corner of the message notification, so you open the system. bubbles.
Last but not least, in addition to the bubble system, the new Skype also benefited from the “Priority Conversations” and “Conversation Space” functions in the latest version of Google’s operating system.