Tag Results for instant messaging (3)

  1. The Microsoft - Yahoo Merger: For Instant Messaging, It's Already Happened

    Michael Robertson has something interesting to say about the Microsoft-Yahoo merger, still on hold, but likely, in the view of many observers, to eventually be consummated. Robertson is a pretty sharp guy. He founded MP3.com, which was bought by Vivendi Universal for a whole boatload of money in 2001, right before the dot-com crash. He founded Linspire, a flavor of Linux with a user interface that was inspired, if that's the word, by a very familiar one. I won't say which, except that the software's original name was Lindows, which I mention mainly to retell one of my favorite …

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