Today, we are excited to announce the availability of an early, preview version of Skype for Windows Phone 8. In this Preview, you'll get all of the Skype basics in the new, modern design along with many of the new features such as integration with the People Hub and a combined contact list with buddies from Windows Live Messenger.
Plus, you'll start receiving some call and message notifications - even when the app is closed and in the background.
As we look ahead to the final release, our Windows Phone 8 app will usher in a new era for Skype on mobile, delivering these exciting capabilities for the first-time on a smartphone:
Read more on the Windows Phone Blog: http://blogs.skype.com/en/2012/11/skype_for_windows_phone_8_-_in.html
So if you have a new Windows Phone 8, head to the Store and download the Skype for Windows 8 Preview today. You'll receive an update as soon as the full version is available. Link: http://www.windowsphone.com/s?appid=c3f8e570-68b3-4d6a-bdbb-c0a3f4360a51