BogenDorpher writes: "Microsoft, back in May, announced a definitive agreement to acquire Skype for $8.5 billion. According to Skype's CEO Tony Bates, Microsoft's purchase of the internet voice and video giant is set to close by October, once the deal gets clearance by European regulators, and is set to have its own division at the software giant."
"Irrigation of the land with sewater desalinated by fusion power is ancient.
It's called 'rain'."
-- Michael McClary, in alt.fusion