A few weeks ago I subscribed to the SkypeOut service of Skype and I have to admit: I'm impressed.
Now I can make phone calls to my mom (and other people as well of course) by
using Skype! The rates are low,
even lower than the local telco's. Everything works like a charm, the sound
quality is ok, I'm becomming a real Skype fan!
Starting from today, you can download a new beta version (1.2)
which adds a new service: SkypeIn:
With SkypeIn, you can get your own, regular phone number. So if your
friends who aren’t using Skype want to call you by dialing a regular number, you
can still receive the call in Skype. No matter where you are.
At this time you can get a phone number in a few countries (Belgium is not
included yet) for 30 euros a year (or 10 for 3 months). Just think about it a
few seconds ... this service could change a lot ... My guess: this will be