Microsoft sure does some boneheaded things sometimes.
For example, on the surface, a free month of worldwide calls on Skype sounds like a great deal. You can call family overseas without spending a small fortune, or call anyone from your smartphone without burning through your monthly minute allotment.
But here's the rub: "Offer available only to existing Skype users who have been registered with Skype more than 29 days."
Hey, Microsoft, this is just what I remember from Marketing 101, but usually the idea behind promotions like this is to attract new customers. It's not to … Read more