Skype + Google Maps = SKmap

    February 16, 2006

This social networking mashup enables Skype users to search and locate other skype users so they can then exchange information or chat.

Users set their location using Lat/Long then define their status… icons are used in user profiles to help determine the level of services they are interested in. Since I’m not a big skype user (although I have used it in the past), I’m sure many will find it to be rather cool… see SKmap at

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