Skype has now enabled video calling feature to users of the social network through its client software. Users can now download Skype 5.4 Beta for Mac and Skype 5.7 Beta for Windows to enable the new Facebook-calling functionality, providing users with an easy way to call their friends from their Skype client.
Skype’s Chief Technology Strategist, Jonathan Rosenberg said, “We’ve been on a mission to connect a billion users and with this, we take a big step closer to that“.
This new step will allow video calls between the 170 million Skype and 800 million FB users, which makes for a user base just shy of a billion
How to Call Facebook Friends from Skype:
1. To make a call from Skype to Facebook only requires you to connect your Skype and Facebook accounts
2.Select a Facebook friend from your friends list, hit the video call button from within Skype and then your friend will be notified of the incoming call as they browse the site.
Check out the video to know more about this new feature,