Microsoft to Turn Off Messenger in Favor of Skype

Episode 946 (02:07)

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After investing over $8 Billion in the purchase of Skype, Microsoft has decided to fold all MSN Messenger users into Skype and will be killing Messenger effective March 15, 2013. Leo says that the plan is to use Skype for IM, forcing users to leave it on all the time in the hopes that you'll use it for calls as well.