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Microsoft to buy Skype for pricey $8.5 billion

May 11, 2011 12:51 am62 comments
Microsoft to buy Skype for pricey $8.5 billion

Microsoft Corp plans to shop for net phone service Skype for $8.5 billion in its biggest-ever acquisition, putting a fashionable bet on mobile and also the net to undertake to best rivals like Google Inc. In a deal that took a month from supply to signing, the software company outbid […]

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