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Microsoft to Acquire Skype for $7-$8 Billion?

Microsoft to Acquire Skype for $7-$8 Billion?

Microsoft is rumored to acquire Skype for $7-$8 billion, according to Wall Street Journal. The acquisition is expected to be announced as soon as Tuesday but we are yet to know about the final negotiations. At a value close to $8 billion, the Skype deal would rank as the biggest… Read more »

Both Facebook, Google Eyeing Skype Deal

Both Facebook, Google Eyeing Skype Deal

There are recent reports saying both Facebook and Google are thinking over to have some kind of deal with Skype that could be anything from joint venture to a complete acquisition. Reuters in one of its reports says that the Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg participated in internal discussions about the… Read more »

Small Internet Companies with Millions of Users

Small Internet Companies with Millions of Users

The evolution of Internet is a major breakthrough in the technological development. It has given small enterprises a chance to reach the large number of people all over the world. It is through Internet that small companies and organizations with limited number of employees become able to provide their services… Read more »

Skype Video Calling Planned for the iPhone

Skype Video Calling Planned for the iPhone

Over the holiday, Skype posted and quickly removed a FAQ page explaining video calling on the iPhone. The page was captured by RedmondPie before it was take down, which sparked an interest in the plans Skype had for the future of the iPhone.

Skype for Android Available Now for Android 2.1 Devices

Skype for Android Available Now for Android 2.1 Devices

An Android version of Skype’s VOIP service was unveiled by Skype on Tuesday, this service will be used on phones running Android 2.1 Operating System or higher. Skype for Android service will work over a mobile data or Wi-Fi, however in the United States; consumers can only make phone calls… Read more »

Skype and Other Android Apps of the Week

Skype and Other Android Apps of the Week

It’s been quite a week after various companies like Skype, Bloomberg and Foursquare brought new stuff for the ever growing population of Android users in the global digital market. Users of the popular open source OS from Google will really find most of the applications listed down here to be… Read more »

An Insight To Skype

An Insight To Skype

Skype is a popular Free VoIP which means Free Voice over Internet Protocol. And it has around 500 million users all over the globe. This has become quite popular mainly because it has video chat service. It is not just limited to this. It also gives facilities like text chatting… Read more »

Skype Launches Application for Android Mobiles

Skype Launches Application for Android Mobiles

PC to PC calls are boon those who are dependent on conversing overseas and long distances on a regular basis. With every office desk occupied with the latest version of computer, it is even more convenient to make that call from your workstation then to resort to a telephone or… Read more »

How Software like Skype Bypass Firewalls?

How Software like Skype Bypass Firewalls?

Some smart and specially engineered applications like Skype is known to get pass through the majority of secure networks and firewalls. How? One of the worst nightmares for a network administrator is the P2P or peep-to-peer software application. These applications use some subtle tricks to by-pass the firewall so that… Read more »

Skype App Launched for Nokia Symbian SmartPhones

Skype App Launched for Nokia Symbian SmartPhones

Luxembourg and Espoo, Finland – Skype and Nokia today jointly announced the release of Skype for Symbian, a Skype client for Nokia smartphones based on the Symbian platform, the world’s most popular smartphone platform. Skype for Symbian will allow Nokia smartphone users worldwide to use Skype on the move, over… Read more »

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