Msg#: 4629736 posted 5:10 pm on Dec 11, 2013 (gmt 0)
Microsoft fended off a challenge to its $8.5 billion takeover of messaging service Skype when Europe's second-highest court ruled against claims by rival Cisco that the 2011 deal would harm competition.
Msg#: 4629736 posted 12:18 am on Dec 12, 2013 (gmt 0)
In my experience a person-to-person Skype call doesn't compare to a dedicated hardware videoconferencing system call. The article doesn't go into the specific arguments that most influenced the case, but I'd believe that would have been one of the bigger ones.