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Microsoft Buys Skype For Lots Of Cash, Promises Live & Kinect Integration

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Yeah, didn’t quite make sense to me either; especially the price that was paid: A cool $8.5 billion.

Still though, MS are promisng that Skype users can speak to Xbox Live users and vice-versa, although the company was coy on how it would integrate with Kinect.

“Skype is a phenomenal service that is loved by millions of people around the world. Together we will create the future of real-time communications so people can easily stay connected to family, friends, clients and colleagues anywhere in the world.”

So says Microsoft’s Steve Ballmer.

More soon.

Written by bitsnark

May 10, 2011 at 1:21 pm

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