Skype (EBAY) comes clean on last week's eye-blackening service outage. A bug in a version of a...

|By:, SA News Editor

Skype (EBAY) comes clean on last week's eye-blackening service outage. A bug in a version of a Skype Windows (MSFT) client that 50% of users run resulted in a failure for 40% of these subscribers. Skype will do some software and process soul searching to avoid future disaster.