Creating websites is now easier: if you don’t know how to design a specific page design element, all you need to do is go to the twenty most visited websites on the Internet and see how they did this element.
If 90% or more percent of these sites have designed this element in the same way, then this design has become the de facto standard, and you must comply with this standard. Continue reading
Due to the recent acquisition by Microsoft of the most famous in the world, the most popular Skype web-telephony system, experts are now beginning to express some concerns that such services may well become paid, and users will have to pay for the most common communication.
This transaction has become the largest for Microsoft in the past three years. Recall, before that, in 2007, the acquisition of aQuantive, an online American advertising company, had already taken place. It is reported that Microsoft spent approximately $ 6.30 billion on this purchase. However, unlike aQuantive, the IP-telephony system cost the corporation an even greater amount – namely, $ 8.50 billion. Continue reading