Today there are lots of options of video chatting with someone like FaceTime and Skype and these have become very important in people’s lives. All they have to do is just pick their phone, run the app and select the contact to video chat with. You can also send video SMS (called MMS) too to anyone in your contact list. Skype is one of the best video chat service used today.
But a simple problem here can be what if the other person is not available to chat when you really have something to show him? Yes there can be times when your buddy is offline and you really want him to show something. Skype can help you connect with the special people in your life, even when your schedules conflict
Now with Skype, you can send a video message to your friends anytime. Today Skype announced its new Video Messaging service using which you can send any of your offline contacts, a video message which they can see after logging into Skype. This service is available to Skype for Windows desktop, Skype for Windows 8, Skype for Mac, Skype for iPhone, Skype for iPad, Skype for Android and Skype for BlackBerry.
This video messaging service is available to all Skype users for free of cost and they can send as many video messages as they want. To be able to use the service, you just need to select the offline contact, press the Video Message button and record the video and then select the envelope icon to send it. Replying to the video is also very easy (on the other end). [via]