A newer version is out, the Skype 5.0,It allows you to integrate your facebook account so that you can see your facebook News Feed in it.
What’s new in Skype 5.0 :-
- Call and text friends from your Facebook News Feed and Phonebook.
- Group video beta: get together with loved ones and colleagues over video.
- Automatically recover dropped calls.
- New, easier to use design.
Now you can send and receive messages from your friends who are offline. Messages will be delivered when you sign in to Skype, even if your friend is not online anymore.
You may use following link to download Skype 5.0 :-