If you wonder what changed from the last beta to the current release candidate, here is a summary.
- The design has been updated to the Wave 3 design.
- The notification design has changed. The new notifications use Direct3D 9.
- The What’s New feed entries are now linked properly.
- There is a new bunch of scene images available, as well as display pictures. 😀
- You are now notified when somebody is talking to you anonymously from the web.
- You can now close the hints (“information bar”) in chat windows, notifying you when your contact is Busy, or offline (see the close sign, “x”, in above image).
- The typing message has changed slightly.
- Groups are now properly sorted into a category “Groups”, even when your contact list is sorted by categories, on Vista.
- Signature sounds have been removed.
- Groups show notifications when somebody gets available or leaves.
- The Photo Sharing allows now to transfer the original, uncompressed image.
You have found anything else that is new or changed? You find some changes odd or like them especially? Leave a comment!