But what did I say? Independent Skype Blog? Apparently not anymore!
Jim Courtney wrote the following, concerning the third anniversary contest of Skype: “There are prizes offered; Skype Journal editors are not eligible even if we are not Skype employees.” He emphasizes the "not"!
And then in the next post Phil Wolff, editor in chief of Skype Journal says that he met Jaanus Kase, chief Skype Blogger in
Why would the Skype Journal editors not be eligible for prizes if they are not involved in the Skype business in some way? It looks like they probably made some collaboration agreements! In exchange for what?
EDITED on 2006/08/30: Phil provided a response in the comments :-)