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Skype for Android updated with new chat UI and faster startup time

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Skype's Android app has been updated to version, with a refreshed chat interface, faster startup time, and extended video rotation support.

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These are busy times in the fast-moving world of Skype apps — in the past week the Windows Phone version came out of beta, the PS Vita got its own client, and now the Android app has been updated to version It's not a huge overhaul, but does come with a few notable changes: there's a refreshed chat interface, startup time is a little faster, and video rotation is now supported by a few more unspecified devices. As ever, the app is free and available from the Google Play Store.