Skype Is Watching You

I wandered into the preferences for Skype 2.0β today and noticed this little delight.

Skype Chat Preferences with a quote from “1984” as sample text

Presumably this is a warning about the security of communicating over the Internet?

I will however note that the video does work quite well in this version, even though it can’t be held responsible for what you might see at the other end.