A few years later in 2011, Microsoft purchased Skype Technologies from Ebay for .5 Billion in cash (their largest acquisition to date). Users can use their built in microphone and camera to chat over the internet (Vo IP) rather than racking up all those long distance minutes or roaming charges.
You can also transfer files, share screens and video conference (similar to Google Hangouts).
Magic Camera makes your video chats more original and fun!
Webcam software to enhance your webcam with 1000 webcam effects.
The company was initially headquartered in Luxembourg, but was later purchased by e Bay in 2005 for .5 billion.
You can either buy credits (pay as you go) or purchase a subscription fee to make calls or send texts all around the world.
The app is available on Android, i OS and Blackberry 10 operating system.
Anyone with a webcam can digitally embody awesome characters.
It is meant to be an open creation platform so everybody can make their own characters, backgrounds or props and import them into Face Rig.