Google Unleashes Video Chat

Martin, Scott
November 2008
Red Herring;11/11/2008, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the launch of a free Internet-based voice and video chat by Google. The service is aimed at its Gmail and Google Apps users. The move builds on the company's arsenal of Internet-based productivity tools that includes instant messaging, email and its Google Apps online office suite. Google's free voice and video chat launch could also strike a blow to eBay's Skype, the Internet voice company the auction giant paid $2.6 billion to acquire in 2005.


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