Verizon has announced that the customers using certain Blackberry and Motorola smartphones will be getting a new mobile version of the computer telephony application with Skype hype.

The Skype application will be available to the Verizon users. The calls or the instant messages to other users, whether they are on computer or not will be free. The only drawback is that the calls will work only on the 3G network of Verizon.