Description: The founders of Skype agreed to join the investor group buying the Internet-calling service from EBay Inc. and to drop litigation that had threatened to shut down the company.
Questions for discussion:Ã‚Â
- Do you think Skype should be managed independently of EBay or as a part of it?Ã‚Â Explain your answer.
- Do you think Skype can maintain its competitive advantage in the marketplace? Explain your answer.
- What other collaborative applications could be developed for Skype, such as the connection with EBay?