Just in time for the onset of the holiday season, Skype has updated its Android app to version 2.6. Those who are using Skype to communicate with friends and love ones abroad will surely appreciate the new features brought in by this update to the app. And that’s because with the new Skype Android app, you can now send photos and videos to friends and family from Skype right on your Android devices (smartphones and tablets). Additionally, you can also send files and view documents while on the go. All these you can do for free via WiFi or 3G. Aside from photo, video and file sending features, Skype has also improved battery life and video when using Skype Android app especially if your using Android phones or tablets with NVIDIA Tegra 2 processors. If you’re not aware, these include the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, Motorola XOOM and ACER Iconia Tab. This makes Skype video calls better with smooth video quality than the previous version of the app. So, there, if you have some friends and loves one anywhere in the world that you want to greet, Skype for Android app will surely come in handy. You may download this Android app from the Android Market for free right now.