Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 10th May 2011 08:19 UTC, submitted by porcel
Microsoft So, the biggest acquisition in Microsoft's history. The Wall Street Journal reports - and it has been confirmed - that Microsoft and Skype will announce today that Redmond will buy Skype for $8.5 billion. That's a lot of money for a company that hasn't ever actually made any profits. Update: and it's official: yay on Skype on the Xbox360 and Windows Phone, and this: "Microsoft will continue to invest in and support Skype clients on non-Microsoft platforms." Let's hope this includes Linux.
Thread beginning with comment 472689
To view parent comment, click here.
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
kalcytriol
Member since:
2011-04-23

:D

I was right. Seteve Ballmer confirmed that Microsoft will support Linux platform. Yahooooo! ;)

http://tinyurl.com/4xdmnhb

Now. Where is that Linux distro info at microsoft.com?

Reply Parent Score: 1