TITLE

What Skype's Price Tag Means for Competitors

PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
Investment Dealers' Digest;5/13/2011, Vol. 77 Issue 18, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on issues regarding Microsoft Corp.'s acquisition of Skype Global Sarl, highlighting its 8.5 billion dollar price tag and the deal's impact to other video chat services.
ACCESSION #
60839366

 

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