Skype challenges FaceTime with video calls – over 3G

Skype today released version 3.0 of its iPhone app (free, App Store) ahead of CES…

With other Skype users you can:

  • Make free Skype-to-Skype voice and video calls over 3G and WiFi.
  • Share video calls on Skype with people on iPhone, PC or Mac.
  • Talk face-to-face or show what you’re seeing with front- and rear-facing cameras.

This, of course, means that you can now use Skype to make video calls with the iPhone 4’s front-facing camera, previously the domain of Apple’s FaceTime application