We have all at least seen Skype. Oprah uses it to talk with guests from around the world! In case you aren’t familiar with Skype, it’s a free service which allows you to video chat with other Skype users or lets you pay a small fee to call land line and mobile phones worldwide. As of last count, the service had more 527 million users, that’s more than Facebook’s impressive 350 million users.
This week at the Consumer Electronic’s Show, which starts Wednesday in Las Vegas, Skype is expected to show off Skype for your HDTV. Right now the service only works on computers, and several smart phones. So moving it to you television would be a new experience. (more…)