Ebay In Skype Deal With Founders

eBay settles a lawsuit with the founders of Skype, ending uncertainty over the future of the internet phone company.

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  • EBay, Andreessen Dispute Icahn Accusations on Skype Deal
    EBay Inc. Director Marc Andreessen struck back at activist investor Carl Icahn, who has accused the venture capitalist of conflicts of interest for his role in the company’s sale of videoconferencing service Skype. Andreessen said he recused himself from ...
    03/3/2014 - 7:46 am | View Link
  • How eBay Fared in Latest Skype Deal
    The conventional thinking goes that Meg Whitman, eBay’s former chief executive, blundered by buying Skype six years ago for $2.5 billion. Her idea that Skype, the Internet calling service, would encourage eBay’s users to talk to one another rather than ...
    05/9/2011 - 5:32 pm | View Link
  • eBay Reaches Deal With Skype Founders, Your Gabbing Is Safe
    Skype users can breathe easier, now that one of technology's greatest business blunders has been fixed. The outside chance of a Skype shutdown has gone away, messy lawsuits have been resolved, and Skype's founders are back helping run the company.
    11/5/2009 - 8:22 pm | View Link
  • DONE DEAL: eBay Settles Skype Lawsuit, Founders Return
    After a saga that simply defied explanation, the eBay/Skype lawsuit has finally been settled. The founders of Skype have returned to their creation. A recap of the story: eBay bought Skype for $2.6 billion back in 2005. Skype's founders, Niklas Zennstrom ...
    11/5/2009 - 8:15 pm | View Link
  • eBay Scores In Skype Deal
    eBay's boss managed to get Skype off the company's hands in a deal that looks good for eBay in both the short- and long-term. Specifically, eBay's Skype deal: Either way, good news for investors, who have sent eBay's shares up 1.6% today, while the NASDAQ ...
    08/31/2009 - 11:45 pm | View Link
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  • Skype Coupons & Promo Codes 2016
    Free trial for Skype Unlimited World Subscription. Includes select mobiles and landlines.
    10/16/2016 - 1:09 pm | View Website
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    "One of the biggest opportunities we have is to organize, catalogue, curate, and present our vast inventory in ways that enable every person who shops on eBay to find ...
    10/16/2016 - 4:05 am | View Website
  • About Skype
    Skype is part of Microsoft. You can make video and audio calls, exchange chat messages and do much more using Skype's software on your computer, mobile phone, tablet ...
    10/14/2016 - 12:21 pm | View Website
  • Skype
    Skype was founded in 2003 by Niklas Zennström, from Sweden, and Janus Friis, from Denmark. The Skype software was created by Estonians Ahti Heinla, Priit Kasesalu ...
    10/14/2016 - 12:21 pm | View Website
  • Skype Technologies
    Skype Technologies S.A.R.L (also known as Skype Software S.A.R.L, Skype Communications S.A.R.L, Skype Inc. and Skype Limited) is a telecommunications company ...
    10/14/2016 - 11:31 am | View Website
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