not skype, but GoogleTalk. It was interesting while the newness was there. But that was before I could call all over the US for free. I didn't use the camera.
Great for military families with loved ones deployed off continent. Or for anyone with a loved one at sea or across the seas.
On a job I was doing around Christmas time, the HO's were talking with one set of parents with it, pretty soon they brought the lappy into the room I was working to show the parents the work being done. I thought it was pretty cute.
Good stuff at the right times.