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Microsoft acquired Skype

skype-and-microsoft

Do you know Skype has 170 million connected users and over 207 billion minutes of voice and video conversations in 2010 ? Maybe it is not a surprise for you because everyone knows that Skype is the leading company which breaks down barriers to communication.

10th of May Microsoft and Skype have entered in to an agreement. Microsoft acquired Skype for $8.5 billion US.

Because of this excellent combination real time videos and voice communicating definitely will improve. Skype will support for Microsoft devices such as Windows Phones, Xbox, Kinect etc. Also Skype will become a new business division for Microsoft and owner of Skype Tony Bates will assume head of Microsoft Skype division.

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