Alex Belits writes: "Users of Instagram image sharing service owned by Facebook filed a class action against Facebook for the change in Terms of Service. The change that takes effect on January 16 2013, will give Facebook to unlimited rights to use and license all photos that users uploaded to the service."
Skype has significant debt, seems to be barely profitable, and Microsoft has nothing to gain from buying or operating it. Except, of course, their typical strategy — embrace, extend, then either extinguish or turn into a Windows delivery vehicle."
Alex Belits writes: "BBC reports that Yahoo's co-founder and CEO Jerry Yang declared his support for the idea of Microsoft buying the company. This happened shortly after Google dropped their advertising deal."