Tag Archives: Skype

Short Takes: Would You Like Skype With That?

The scenario goes likes this: Microsoft buys Skype and becomes a major shareholder in Facebook, Google tries gazzump Facebook by announcing the launch of Google+ which has integrated video chat, Facebook counters by announcing that it will be incorporating Skype … Continue reading

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Sparks, Circles And Hangouts

Say one thing about Google; it never gives up. Faced by increasingly daunting competition from Facebook the Google team has had another go at a social platform – the Google+ Project. A small number of people are testing the project, … Continue reading

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The GeoSocial Universe – May 2011

Note the importance of Skype in relation to its once wannabe owner, Facebook. Email remains a dominant force with 830 million users signed up to the top three providers.  The chart also provides some context to the recent LinkedIn IPO. … Continue reading

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