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Microsoft Acquire Skype for $8.5 Billion in Cash

May 11, 2011 2 comments

Tuesday May 10, 2011 (on-Demand press release) – Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer and Skype CEO Tony Bates announced yesterday that they entered into definitive agreement in which Microsoft corp. will acquire Skype  for $8.5 billion in cash.

It is said that the Two companies combines together with sharing vision of bringing software innovations and products to consumers by increasing the accessibility of real-time communications products and services

Microsoft is a worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential. while Skype are the worlds leading Internet communication with 170 million connected users and over 207 billion minutes of voice and video conversation in 2010.

Resources: Microsoft and Skype Press Release

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LIFEBOOK PH521

May 10, 2011 Leave a comment

Lifebook PH521 – this is one of the two new models included in the Fujitsu Spring 2011 Collections that runs on the latest AMD Fusion Brazos™ platform. With enhanced capabilities such as maximum processing functionality, lower power consumption and unique graphic presentation, users are now able to enjoy an extended, seamless entertainment and gaming experience, all at the same time.

Features

  • Latest AMD Platform which provides better graphics performance and low power consumption
  • Less than 1.4Kg portable for travelling
  • Long lasting battery 6-cell Lithium ion Battery for longer battery life up to 6hrs
  • Enhanced Security features with BIOS Lock Smart HDD
  • Communication anywhere with Digital Microphone, Dual Stereo Speakers, HDMI, Built-in Wi-Fi, Bluetooth

Specifications

  • AMD Brazos Processor AMD E-350 + HD 6310M (1.6GHz, 1M cache)
  • Genuine Windows® Home Premium (or Genuine Windows® Home Basic FreeDos (OS)
  • 11.60-inch HD SuperFine LED (1366×768 pixels)
  • Memory 2GB DDR3 1066MHz, Max. Memory Supported9 – 8GB DDR3 1066MHz, Dual Channel
  • 320GB/ 500GB hard disk
  • Up to 5h 40 min batery
  • 1.4 kg. weight