Skype is one of the most popular platforms extensively used for video and conference calling. Though Skype boast of millions of users using its platform there are other worthy alternatives that one can consider. Below is a list of 3 alternatives to skype.
UberConference offers a great experience to users through its rich features and functionality for conference calls. UberConference browser interface allows callers to know who they are talking to at since it is integrated with social networking site like LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter.
VSee integrates voice calls, video calls and screen and file sharing into one robust platform. The VSee service is free for students and educational institutions. Though the service comes free but there is a paid service which allows more features and greater functionality. Soon VSee will released its app for iPhone and Android platforms.
Jitsi offers features like video calls, voice calls, recording, desktop sharing and group chats on to a single platform. It is an open-source platform that offers a great flexibility and functionality. For chat facility it supports AIM, ICQ, Jabber, Yahoo Messenger and Facebook.