Monday, May 15, 2006

Skype: Free calls in the US!

(story here)

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Skype, the Web telephone company, on Monday announced a marketing promotion that will allow its users in the United States and Canada to make free calls to conventional wireline and mobile phones.

Until now you had to pay in order to call conventional phones. If the story above turns out to be true, it will change the phone landscape forever. I don't think this move has any precedent...