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  • volvo.automotiveIT

    New Volvos to feature Skype for Business


    Volvo may also add Cortana voice software to its connectivity platform (Photo: Volvo Cars) Volvo Cars said its new 90 Series cars will offer the Skype for Business communication tool. The option marks a further addition to the auto industry's growing range of connected services. The Swedish premium car ...

  • skype_logo_square.automotiveIT

    Microsoft confirms it is buying Skype


    Microsoft confirmed Tuesday it is buying Skype for 8.5 billion dlrs in cash. The agreement has been approved by the boards of directors of both companies. "Skype is a phenomenal service that is loved by millions of people around the world," Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer said in a press release. ...

  • Microsoft WinVista-Button_rgb.automotiveIT

    WSJ: Microsoft nears deal to buy Skype


    If the acquisition takes place, it would be the biggest in Microsoft’s history The Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday that Microsoft is nearing a deal to buy internet telephone company Skype for between 7 billion and 8 billion dlrs. The newspaper, citing sources, said the takeover could be announced as ...