Acquisition ramps up Google’s VoIP offering


Google has announced plans to enrich existing Google Voice offerings with its purchase, made public Thursday, of Gizmo5 Technologies, a provider of Internet telephony software. The acquisition puts Google in a position to challenge Skype, with a multiplatform service to include IM and VoIP calling, video calling, chat across a variety of messaging services, mobile-phone calls and SMS messages.  MediaPost Communications/Online Media Daily

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