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From a blog post announcing the new 2.8 version:
“The modern Skype is designed for touch but we know a lot of our users have mouse and keyboard devices. As a result we are tightening the space between your latest recent conversations, which brings forward the contacts list and makes navigation easier.”
The Skype team said that the new Metro-Style version also will start up faster and load more quickly on Windows 8.1 devices. The team also improved favorites syncing across devices as part of the new release. Microsoft rolled out a new version of Skype for Modern Windows (a k a Metro-Style) Windows 8.1 users on May 7.