I think it’s extremely unlikely that your Skype calls are recorded … I’ll dive into a number of reasons I believe that to be the case.
However, there’s another, potentially more dangerous, scenario that a lot of people overlook.
Check out chat portals and directories like All Chat Sites or Free Java Chat.
They will have many adult chat rooms for you to join.
Of course, a few of these methods have pushed me a bit and made me break out of my shell slightly, but sometimes being an adult isn’t exactly easy.
Since we’re no longer in elementary school where you make friends by tagging them at recess (or, in the case of us introverts, by making them a necklace out of daffodils from the baseball field), this guide is designed to help you in your quest to spread your wings and expand your connections.
Compared with other participants, those who spoke on the phone more frequently with their participating friend reported greater bonding during audio chat.
Use of textual affiliation cues like emoticons, typed laughter, and excessive letter capitalization during IM related to increased bonding experience during IM.
Look up online chat rooms and choose the one that best suits you.
On the other hand, there is no clear statement on audio and video Skype calls.
It could be end-to-end encryption, but there are indications that, particularly when routed through the Skype servers, the conversation could be visible or audible in unencrypted form.
Not only that, but I was learning SO much about myself and running a business that I really wanted to connect with like-minded people to share this experience with.
Over the last four years, I’ve found there are a few really good ways to make new friends while maintaining my introverted ways.