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What Facebook, Google Video Chat Means

As predicted by just about everyone, Facebook’s “awesome” new product is video calling, powered by Skype. Facebook rolled it out Wednesday — it’s a quick plugin download — and you simple click a “call” button next to a user’s profile and it rings them on the other end. If the user doesn’t answer, you can leave a video message. So what does it all mean for TV, the original video communication system? Here are a few ideas and applications, some of which are already happening.

Facebook Launches Video Chat With Skype

Kicking off what he promised would be the start of “launching season 2011” as well as the start of a new era of social networking, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced an integration deal between Facebook and Skype.