Tonybates

05.31.12
Skype CEO Tony Bates confirms 250m monthly users, talks Microsoft partnership and future plans
05.31.12

Skype CEO Tony Bates confirms 250m monthly users, talks Microsoft partnership and future plans

Skype CEO Tony Bates just took the stage here on the final day of D10, and he got right into the n...

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10.14.11
Microsoft finalizes acquisition of Skype, Tony Bates shares his thoughts (video)
10.14.11

Microsoft finalizes acquisition of Skype, Tony Bates shares his thoughts (video)

Well, it's finally happened -- Microsoft's acquisition of Skype has just been finalized, a litt...

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05.10.11
Microsoft's acquisition of Skype for $8.5 billion becomes official
05.10.11

Microsoft's acquisition of Skype for $8.5 billion becomes official

It was pretty much known about since last night, but Microsoft and Skype have now obliterated any...

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02.16.11
Skype happy to offer jobs to any Finns who might be in need
02.16.11

Skype happy to offer jobs to any Finns who might be in need

Over 1,000 disgruntled Nokistas walked off the job last week and, while presumably all of them showe...

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12.24.10
Skype well on the road to recovery, group video calls restored
12.24.10

Skype well on the road to recovery, group video calls restored

We almost got to see what Christmas was like before Skype, and it wasn't pleasant. Of course, VOIP...

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10.04.10
Skype lands Cisco's Tony Bates as new CEO
10.04.10

Skype lands Cisco's Tony Bates as new CEO

It may sound fairly bland on paper, but the potential implications here are notable. Tony Bates, who...

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