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Business experts question whether internet phone service Skype could be worth price after recording losses last year.

Piers Fawkes, PSFK
  • 10 may 2011

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This article titled “Microsoft’s bn Skype deal shocks analysts” was written by Charles Arthur, technology editor, for guardian.co.uk on Tuesday 10th May 2011 06.38 UTC

Microsoft is reported to have closed a .5bn (£5bn) deal for the internet phone service Skype, in a deal that has shocked analysts who think it would be a substantial overpayment for the company.

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