Presumably that gives it a bit more cachet than a mere “chat” service.
It’s naturally a prank- a cheap jump scare to get things moving.
I had a private Gmail video chat with my girlfriend.
I'm horrified, skype username of the blackmailer: XXX my facebook profile : XXXXX (deactivated now) Really really need help on this, going to have a heart attack , please send me an email address or a private message on which to send the details of my account.
Facebook has just announced its video chat service, though it’s officially named Video Calling.
In particular, watch out for Stranded in [Foreign Location] scams.