Microsoft Announces $8.5 Billion Deal to Acquire Skype

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Microsoft announced on Tuesday that it would buy Skype Global for $8.5 billion in cash, in its largest acquisition ever.

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May 10, 2011
 
What will MS acquire next? The US Government? Or has it already bought them off? We need a law to keep this greedy monopoly from buying more competitors out of business.
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Jun 28, 2011
 
Enlargement has had the participation of Fundraiser.es, an investment fund founded by Jose Lopez-Esteras Camacho well known as business angels Jorge García de la Huesa Martinez de la Hoz and Johan Lehmberg, among others. This funding is in addition to the first round of investment made in April 2010 the amount of which totaled 22.000,000 euros.

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Nov 14, 2011
 
Microsoft has touched almost every aspect that today we may truly call modern or technology in someway from computers,to movies,to games there are few frontiers left for the company to dominate.

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What we need is MS on Viagra and steroids...

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