Well, the kids have been having a trial of the video chat feature in MSN messenger. Things have come along way since the last version that I had played with …
with ADSL speed at each end and fair cameras & headset microphones the connection was pretty good. Enough for the kids to have a fairly long chat and display their handy work. This could be a promising tool for Kira to practice her reading.
 http://messenger.msn.com/ [MSN]