Microsoft is Buying Skype for $8 Billion

Tagged: Microsoft, Skype, Software, Entertainment, Technology
Source: Gigaom.com - Read the full article
Posted: 3 years 28 weeks ago

"Microsoft is close to finalizing a deal to buy Skype for between $7 billion to $8 billion. The Wall Street Journal confirmed the news after we had first reported it yesterday. The announcement is likely to come out later today or tomorrow morning, according to several reports. Steve Ballmer, chief executive officer of Microsoft is said to be a big champion of the deal, the largest in the history of the company."

 

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Sovox
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Well they did for 8.5 billion dollar ^^. I hope they don't screw it up.