07 Jul '11, 3am

Makes you wonder if Facebook added Skype video chat as a response to Google+'s Hangouts

Makes you wonder if Facebook added Skype video chat as a response to Google+'s Hangouts

Facebook Integrates Skype Video Chat Since last week, rumors of a partnership between Facebook and Skype has been going around. With the launch of Google+, this supposed move from Zuckerberg's social network is seen as a response to Google+'s own video chat feature. Just a few hours ago, the official announcement has been made, with Zuckerberg confirming that Skype will be providing the video-call service on Facebook. BBC - Facebook has announced a partnership with Skype to add video chat to the social networking site. The move is likely to be seen as a shot across the bow of Google, which recently launched a Facebook rival, Google+, also featuring video calling. This is not the first time Facebook and Skype have teamed up - they already share some instant messaging tools. During the press conference, Zuckerberg reiterated the magnitude of its Facebook community with more ...

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