Thoughts On Skype Acquiring GroupMe

GroupMe has a WP7 app, talks were happening before Microsoft acquiring Skype and Facebook’s new Messenger app including deep WP7 integrations suggests the deal was done with Windows Phone 7 not in the picture. It’s a deal for Skype as a service.

  • Skype bought GroupMe for the Skype platform (and it doesn’t have anything to do with WP7)
  • It’s a good old talent acquisition