Remember that time eBay bought Skype? — Mistakes Were Made

On September 12, 2005, eBay agreed to buy Skype for $2.6 billion. The move was seen as a win-win for both companies. The purchase allows eBay to move into new business areas. Skype could tap into eBay’s vast customer base and provide them its Voice over Internet Protocol services (VOIP). Both were darlings of the early 2000s Tech industry. A lot of these companies were merging or being…

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