Skype is a well known software for VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) i.e. free calling between one computer and another. Now Skype 2.1 Beta version is ready to download for Linux distributions like Ubuntu.
There are newly added features in Skype 2.1 which are as below:
- High Quality Video
- Now Send SMS messages from your computer screen
- Contacts grouping
- Improved Sound Quality on calls
- Improvement in Chat (conversations) like new emotions, typing indicator
Windows users are using Skype 4.1 which is already having these features but for Linux users, this new version is really helpful. You can download the Skype 2.1 beta version from the following link which will take you to the download page of Skype for Linux.