Skype Video Conferencing Group Calling Update
My daughter mentioned to me last night that she and some friends tried to make a multipoint video call using Skype, but, had to sign up, and pay for, Skype Premium to do so. They used ooVoo instead. (NOTE: ooVoo when I last looked at it rocks!)
I looked this morning…..and here is the scoop: Skype multipoint is NO LONGER free. Rats!
Now you have to pay by the day for $4.99 (with a * which means be careful not to get screwed), or a monthly fee of $8.99 (with the same *).
The number of people allowed in a Skype Premium call is VERY hard to find (I mean come on, Skype people, make that information easy to find…geeezzz) is a max of 10.
All good things must end….they do need to make money.
Posted on March 30, 2011, in VideoConferencing and tagged chat, video call, video chat, video conference, video conferencing, VideoConferencing, web chat, web conferencing. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.