Skype has announced a new offer, one that those who find themselves celebrating New Years Eve in New York City may want to check out — free Skype WiFi. Yup, Skype will be opening up the WiFi pipes and allowing those celebrating to make some free calls. The free Skype WiFi will be available from 12 noon on December 31st and will stay open until 12 noon on January 1st. In other words, they seem to be giving you plenty of time to call just about anyone and everyone that you desire. As for gaining access to that WiFi, you will be able to find it in the following neighborhoods;
Times Square, West Village, East Village, South Village, Greenwich Village, NoHo, SoHo, Lowe East Side, Clinton, Chelsea, Union Square, Midtown, Midtown South, Murray Hill, Stuyvesant Park and Turtle Bay
And lastly, the free Skype WiFi will be available for those using a Mac, Windows or iOS device who are able to connect to the “Skype WiFi” hotspot network.
Via [Skype Blog]