Skype has been a marvelous platform that connects millions of users around the globe for decades and it has experienced a roller coaster ride all through its glorious journey. The exclusive service provides various communicative pleasures such as instant messaging, webcam chatting and microphone chat as well. Skype has also complimented video conferencing and file transfer features. This exotic treat was introduced by Ahti Heinla, Priit Kasesalu, and Jaan Tallinn by the year 2003 and after a mind blowing journey it was bought by Microsoft for $8.5 Billion in the year 2011. It has been a profitable extravaganza for the founders and others as well. Now Skype has been incorporated as a division of the Microsoft Company.