Skype sets group video calling free on desktops, Xbox One

Skype(s msft) group video calling will be free on desktop computers and the Xbox One, said Microsoft in a blog post MondayPreviously, the feature was included as part of Skype Premium, a subscription plan costing $8.99 per month. According to Skype marketing manager Phillip Snalune, “in the future, we’ll be enabling group video calling for all our users across more platforms – at no cost.” Hopefully, those platforms include Skype’s mobile apps on iOS(s aapl), Android(s goog), and Windows Phone.