Skype have unleashed a Beta version of Skype 5.0 for Windows. The Beta version brings the lot of excited features and this beta version is available as a free download. This beta version comes with a free trial of group video calling. Video call up to four of your friends – all at the same time. Everyone on the call will be able to see and hear each other.
Skype for Windows beta versions give you the chance to try new features and enjoy improvements in call quality before they’re officially released to the public. They’re also an opportunity to contribute to the ongoing development of Skype and have your say on how it works.
Peter Parkes [ From Skype blog ]
With the latest version, you’ll be able to bring the whole family together for a chat, for lunch, or even for a birthday. You’ll be able to spend quality time with your best friends, planning a trip, or even hosting a book club. And you’ll be able to meet with colleagues from across the world without leaving your desk.
This group video calling feature currently works with Skype 5.0 Beta for Windows only. So Everyone on the call needs this version of Skype, otherwise the group video call won’t work. Also check out the unlimited web hosting plans for your domain.