Skype said today that it now handles 2 billion minutes of connections each day.
That's an impressive milestone for any company, and it highlights that Skype remains a major player when it comes to the communications game.
That tally doesn't account for Internet phone calls solely; it also includes video calls, group chats, and instant messages. The service, a unit of Microsoft, likely is poised to grow with the Redmond, Wash., giant, which is eager to integrate it into more platforms, such as Windows Phone.
The company made its name on free Skype-to-Skype calls. It then expanded to … Read more