Silicon Valley News

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Skype CEO talks about video calling push

Skype CEO Tony Bates says the popular VoIP service has reached several key milestones recently as part of its plan to be the leading provider of video calling.  Skype highlighted that effort today by announcing its video calling service is now available on Facebook.

In conjunction with the new video calling feature, a Facebook blog post announced enhancements to its chat service. Facebook now has group chat, one of its most requested features. Skype's video calling is integrated into the chat feature.