Skype five-way video chat added in 5.0 beta

Gerald Lynch Tech Digest news, VoiP Leave a Comment

The Skype 5.0 beta release was launched this week, bringing with it the ability to hold five-way video chat sessions amongst your group of contacts. Much like in an instant messaging conversation, you can now add contacts to chat sessions,…

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Novel idea for a Facebook group: let's knit Facebook!

Katherine Hannaford Web 2.0, Weirdness Leave a Comment

let%27s%20knit.jpg Facebookers tend to be a strange bunch. Knitters, well, even more strange, let’s be honest here! But when the two collide, it’s time to start looking up The Priory’s phone number in the Yellow Pages.

A group of knitters on the ‘book from the UK, US and Canada are collaborating on a big knitting project, each creating a section of a profile screen. Confused? Bewildered? You should be – each knitter will create a small part, send it off to the organiser, who will then sew all the pieces together to form a big badass Facebook blanket…

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