Topic: Skype Ltd.
Multinational corporations harbor and invest nearly $1.5 trillion overseas to avoid the 35 percent US corporate tax rate. Giving them a 'repatriation holiday' – a tax break if they bring that cash home and create jobs – will please both sides of the aisle and the American people.
08/31/2011 11:44 am
From the onset of the fight against Libya's Muammar Qaddafi in February, many Americans with family ties to Libya have dropped everything to be a part of what they feel is a historic moment.
08/23/2011 12:57 pm
A deported Mexican couple won back custody of their two US-born daughters in part thanks to testimony given over Skype, an apparent first in a US custody case.
07/22/2011 09:57 am
Millions of Facebook users will still pay the likes of Verizon for traditional phone service and Internet access. But video chat got a lot more publicity with Facebook's announcement this week.
07/07/2011 06:44 pm
Facebook video chat now comes baked into the social network. The announcement means that chatting "face-to-face" is now only a few clicks away.
07/07/2011 09:25 am
Internet security: A member of hacker group LulzSec that has harassed Sony and other entertainment companies says it's disbanding because members are bored. Copycat groups may continue challenging Internet security.
06/26/2011 11:21 pm
Skype users win victory as Dutch House of Representatives passes law that mobile carriers can't block or charge extra for Skype and other alternatives. Senate vote seen as formality.
06/23/2011 01:27 am
Notes on the DocPoint Encounters in NYC at Scandinavia House in New York City, June 9, 2011.
06/14/2011 12:21 pm
Part 2 of a Monitor cover story about how families hit by the Eat, Pray, Love effect just do it, pulling up stakes to leave it all behind and embark on extended global global travel.
05/26/2011 12:50 pm
The world's first cyberstate embraced austerity without whining even though its Soviet-era memories are still fresh.
05/18/2011 05:20 pm