Video for Skype

In February I wrote a blog entry about the free Voice over IP (VoIP) service Skype.

Yesterday, my friend Ricky emailed me asking:

have you discovered yet? Nice.

Sounded intriguing so I checked it out. As the name suggests this is a (free) plugin for Skype that enables realtime webcam streaming along with the Skype voice data. So not only can you speak to your friends and family, you can now also see them too. Here’s a screenshot from

Video for Skype

Looks good.

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Gareth Saunders

I’m Gareth J M Saunders, 52 years old, 6′ 4″, father of 3 boys (including twins). Enneagram type FOUR and introvert (INFP), I am a non-stipendiary priest in the Scottish Episcopal Church, I sing with the NYCGB alumni choir, play guitar, play mahjong, write, draw and laugh… Former Scrum master at Safeguard Global, Sky and Vision/Cegedim. Former web architect and agile project manager at the University of St Andrews and previously warden at Agnes Blackadder Hall.

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