On Sat, 2018-03-17 at 22:48 -0400, fred roller wrote:
gmail has video connect (both might need an account but so does
skype) and the drive would allow shared files. Google voice is a free service which does
video as well I believe.
Google Voice only exists in the US.
Google Hangouts is an alternative available everywhere. It also allows
multi-part video-conferencing, which I think Skype only has in the
business version (at least it used to be that way). And Google, never
happy with only one offering, also has Allo and Duo.
There's also WhatsApp (one-to-one video only AFAIK), and I think
All of these are closed-source of course, but so is Skype.