Microsoft is finally going to make the Skype UI good for the things people use

John Holcomb II
 

So according to this, Skype 7 will reach endd of life, but there is no time  table.

https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2018/09/microsoft-ditches-skypes-snapchat-feature-will-optimize-ui-for-calls-and-chat/

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