Continuing with what seems to be this week’s topic – Facebook -, perhaps due to the premiere of the movie The Social Network and the recent outages occurred, I wanted to write a quick blog about something I read on the Barcelona newspaper La Vaguardia this morning.

Facebook and Skype are planning to join forces so FB users can send text messages and call their contacts via Skype through Facebook Connect. Facebook has been very interested in adding this functionality to the social network but they were not interested in implementing their own service, despite the success they had implementing Facebook’s internal chat – I always thought that FB’s chat works quite bad, but this is what the source says -.

News in Spanish. News in English.