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Vita will support Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, and Skype

Vita will support Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, and Skype

In addition to all the social features previously announced (and detailed) for the PlayStation Vita, Sony has announced that many popular social apps currently available on mobile phones will be made available for the Vita. Facebook, foursquare, and Twitter apps will all be downloadable for free directly from the PlayStation Store. In addition, Skype will also be making its way to the Vita, continuing Sony's support of the service since the PSP era. (Guess Microsoft's acquisition didn't get in the way, huh?)

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Skype 'complementary' to Xbox Live, says Microsoft

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Skype 'complementary' to Xbox Live, says Microsoft

When Microsoft bought Skype recently, it included the promise of Kinect and Xbox Live support, along with continuing to support existing platforms like iOS. Today, Don Mattrick shared some thoughts on the Skype functionality with CNBC.

"We think Skype is a great consumer brand," Mattrick said. "We've got about 170 million people using the product, they're adding a lot of people. We know that people love communication. Communication is core to what Xbox Live is all about, so it's very complementary and we're very excited about the future potential." Read more »

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