Hurray! Some level of multi-tasking at least!
…Skype Wednesday confirmed new monthly call subscription plans that, according to Skype, bring down the costs of Skype-enabled Internet calls even further.
…Skype users have been asking for customized subscription plans that reflect how often they use the service, according to the company. Under the new plans, users can preselect countries they want to call, what types of devices — mobile phones or landlines or both — they want to call, and then what subscription plan to buy into.
Group Video Calling will be free at first, but Skype has plans to bundle it with upcoming features and eventually — in three to four months time — charge for the additional functionalities.
In recent report by TeleGeography Research Skype-to-Skype calls accounted f or 13% of all international call minutes in 2009.
“Skype is now the largest provider of cross border communications in the world, by far,” Beckert said