Microsoft Integrated Cortana in Skype Preview desktop app


In case if you missed it, last month Microsoft released a new Skype Preview desktop app for the non-Windows 10 users and Mac (also available for Linux). This new desktop app is specially designed by targeting the desktop and take full advantage of the large screen.

Today, Microsoft rolling out an update to the Skype Preview app (for the non-Windows 10 users). App updated with the general bug fixes, notable performance improvements and couple of new features. With the latest update Microsoft integrated personal digital assistant Cortana to Skype Preview desktop app.

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New smart reply suggestion from Cortana, scans any incoming message, and suggests 2/3 basic responses the user can tweak and send. The feature is only available in English yet, and will be available in more languages in upcoming months. This suggestions also work in group. Speaking of group, you can now add bots to specific groups.

With every update the Skype Preview desktop app getting more and more faster and way ahead smoother compare to current version of the Skype app on any OS. Furtheremore, new app features a better UI and UX. It is also available in 2 theme: Dark and Light. It also features @mentions, New chat media gallery, Enhanced group calls and more.

You can download the Skype Preview app from here on your Windows 10/8/7 OS (Yes, with a simple trick it works very well on Windows 10). Share your experience with new Skype app in a comment below. And Stay tune to Insiders Arena for more update.