On Wednesday, December 22nd, Skype went down for an entire day, causing problems for over 125 million subscribers using the phone service. The connection loss hit right before the holidays, which created major issues for friends, families and colleagues hoping to communicate via Skype over the holiday break.

Prior to the big outage, Skype had released a statement announcing minor technical issues. The outage certainly reiterates how critical Skype is as a communication tool. Skype was back up and running as of December 23rd, and not a moment too soon! Read more here http://bit.ly/gDr010.

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