Description: Skype is making it easier for literally anyone to chat long-distance.
Date: October 16, 2015
On Thursday, the platform launched an update that lets anyone join a conversation, even if they don’t have Skype. Share a unique link with someone via email, Facebook, WhatsApp, you name it, and anyone can join via Skype for Web. No Skype account or app download necessary. And they’re not limited as to the kind of chat either. Video, voice and instant messaging are all part of the package. Read More
Questions for discussion:
1. Do you think adding this feature will help Skype attract more users? Why or why not?
2. What are some reasons you think Skype may have added this feature?