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Skype Wrapper: Better Integrate Skype With The Ubuntu Desktop

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http://www.makeuseof.com – Integrate the aging Skype client into Ubuntu. Skype-Wrapper is a third party program that forces Skype’s aging Linux client into the current decade of Ubuntu’s desktop. With modern notifications, integration with the notification applet, and various tweaks that make Skype easier to use in Unity, Skype-Wrapper is a collection of tweaks the Skype team should have added years ago. Using Skype on Linux can feel like a trip back in time. While Mac and Windows users see regular updates, Skype for Linux is always functional but never quite in line with the feature set on other platforms. (General)