Skype 5.1 for iPhone Released

Skype 5.1 for iPhone introduces some of the features you wanted most:

  • You can now delete a conversation from the recent list with a long press on recents. You can also edit messages you’ve recently sent with a long press on the message. (Just as you can long press on an individual message to delete it.)
  • Tap the “add favorites” link to easily fill your favorites screen with the people you contact the most.
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  • The People list now matches the desktop better: we have added the “Skype” filter; the “online” filter now includes users set to online, away and do not disturb; and best of all your filter settings are saved.
  • Edit a message -> press and hold on a message in a chat to edit.
  • VoiceOver improvements.
  • General improvements.

If you’ve not already downloaded the remastered Skype for iPhone, you can get the update from the Apple App Store – all you’ll need is iOS 7 or later.

Skype for iPhone Available on App Store