Skype is hands down the best way to communicate long distance on the cheap. If you have never experienced the laughter caused by a Skype time delay, well you just haven't lived, my friend.

Innovative in itself, we are highlighting the top 15 Skype creations that only improve on the telecommunication mainstay. Check out all of the Skype features from Trend Hunter's archives, from Futiro Skype phones to Skype speed-dating.

Implications - As social media continues to develop as the most dominant form of communication in society today, it is important that businesses become involved in offering their clients different mediums through which they can gain access. Consumers will appeal to those businesses that offer the most exciting experiences and concepts in social media.