Free VoIP Calls in the U.S., Canada

Stephen Yagielowicz
Skype, a peer-to-peer VoIP service, finally is making waves. For the duration of the year, Skype calls to landlines and mobile phones in the U.S. and Canada are free. The user-friendly system routes voice packets through users of the desktop software, helping it to work well over many different network connections. The service is free when using the Skype interface, and at a premium, you can purchase a unique phone number in any country Skype covers. It's a simple download and works on Windows, Mac OS X, Linux and Pocket PCs. Download Skype at