Skype Infographic: From seed to future piece of the Microsoft empire

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I often use Skype as a way to stay connected for new business, at home and while traveling for video conference calls.

How important is Skype? Bill Gates personally pushed for the Skype deal, the biggest purchase in Microsoft’s history. It seems to have a very bright future and should remain on your list of tools to watch and warrant your participation.

The idea of video conferencing is going to get so much better than it is today. Skype actually does get a fair bit of revenue. It’ll be fascinating to see how the brilliant ideas out of Microsoft research, coming together with Skype, what they can make of that.” Bill Gates

I thought you might enjoy the following infographic that contains a host of very interesting information on Skype, and its walk from being nothing but an idea, to its acquisition by Microsoft. As a commemorative to Skype and its future, this infographic illustrates the history behind the brand and its integral part of Microsoft’s future.

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Information provided by : Online MBA.com.

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Since 2007, he has been pioneering the use of social media, inbound and content marketing strategies specifically for agency new business.

He is the founder of Fuel Lines Business Development, LLC, a firm which provides business development training and consulting services to advertising, digital, media and PR agencies.

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