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Microsoft To Buy Skype For $8.5 Billion

Microsoft To Buy Skype For $8.5 Billion

Looks like Microsoft jumped in and swooped the deal!  Just last week, it was reported that Facebook and Google were close to sealing a deal with Skype, Microsoft must have jumped in at the last minute. Many analysts think Microsoft’s

Facebook And Google Are Competing For Skype

Facebook And Google Are Competing For Skype

Reuters has reported that both Facebook and Google are considering a partnership or acquisition of Skype.  This could be a heated war, since Skype’s VOIP and video conferencing capabilities could benefit both companies. One unnamed source told Reuters that Facebook

Facebook Introduces Facebook Deals

Facebook Introduces Facebook Deals

Facebook has just unveiled their much anticipated Facebook Deals service. The premise of Facebook Deals is very similar to Groupon and Living Social. Users are presented with discount offers which they can purchase within a specified timeframe. Facebook Deals is

Facebook Begins Streaming Movies

Facebook Begins Streaming Movies

Facebook has joined forces with Warner Bros Entertainment to roll out a social based video on demand service. The new service allows users to rent a movie directly from the movie’s fan page. The first movie up for rent is

SocialEyes Introduces Facebook Video Chat

SocialEyes Introduces Facebook Video Chat

An exciting new video conferencing service called SocialEyes just launched this morning. Social Eyes allows you to video conference with up to six of your Facebook friends at the same time!  You can also browse discussion groups and join chats

American Idol Voting Coming Soon To Facebook

American Idol Voting Coming Soon To Facebook

American Idol fanatics will soon be able to vote for their favorite performers on Facebook. That’s right, no more busy signals or worrying about spam texts. The hit show is expected to roll out the new voting feature early next

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Zuckerberg’s Facebook Page Hacked

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook fan page has been hacked. This hack is significant and delivers a bold statement. Yes, the person that you trust as guradian over your personal information, deepest thoughts and keg-stand photos has been hacked. This

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Facebook Enables Voice Updates in India

Facebook has teamed up with Indian mobile service provider Aircel to enable voice status updates. That's right, no more scrambling to a computer so you can tell the world you're eating crackers! Just call 51555, verify your account and record

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Mind-Bending Global Internet Stats for 2010

Pingdom has released some amazing internet statistics for 2010. The internet is growing at an alarming rate. So fast, it's baffling to think what these stats will look like next year. Here's an overview.