Quote: Originally Posted by mitchell65
I have done a search of the Forum but didn't find anything relevant. I wonder if members of this Forum have considered using Skype purely for the social side of the Forum. I would not advocate it's use for helping others as that to me defeats the object of the Forum. Just a thought. Some members may like to converse with their friends from time to time. It is very clear from the Chillout section that real international friendships are formed here so it might be worth a try. Purely voluntary of course and with the strict understanding that it is not to be used instead of posting a proper question or observation.
We use SKYPE to stay in touch with wife's mother and brothers. That way we can actually see them(webcam) and check on her health. 80+ years old and still working!
This is our only use of Skype...