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Google Should Buy Skype

After seeking a private buyer, and finding VC and investment firms too skittish, eBay has announced that it will seek to spin off Skype in an IPO, hopefully early next year. Skype is the global leader in quasi-VoIP (voice over … Continue reading

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Skype: Take a Deep Breath

Skype appears to be back up in the U.S. Connecting to the service takes several minutes, but it appears to be running. However, since none of our contacts are online, we haven't been able to confirm it. So is it … Continue reading

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Skype Outage

Skype Out, Baby Currently, millions of Skype users worldwide are disconnected. The Internet voice over IP phone and video calling service–which boasts over 220 million users–is experiencing outages around the world. In the U.S. service has been disrupted with callers … Continue reading

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Call Your Mom, Gratis

  Dear Mom Just in case you haven't been reminded often enough by now, Sunday, May 13th, is Mother's Day. Many of us will be plying beleaguered matriarchs with chocolates and flowers, but according to one survey about two-thirds of … Continue reading

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