walkman - 12:59 pm on May 10, 2011 (gmt 0)
Microsoft said it will marry Skype's functions to its Xbox and Kinect game consoles, Outlook email program and Windows smartphones. The company said it will continue to support Skype on other software platforms.
This makes a lot of sense, at least in paper. Also depends how they paid the $8 billion, it may not even close to to being a real $8 billion when taxes and other stuff is considered.