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Microsoft’s takeover of Skype approved by FTC

Microsoft Corp.'s purchase of Internet calling service Skype

Microsoft Corp.’s purchase of Internet calling service Skype has been approved by the Federal Trade Commission’s antitrust authority, according to a report. The approval will allow the Redmond, Wash., company to go through with its $8.5 billion all-cash takeover of Skype, which is Microsoft’s largest acquisition and one of the most massive deals in recent years for the tech industry. ...

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