A Swede to be proud of. Niklas Zennström, and his Danish collegue Janus Friis, created Skype, got hold of 54 million customer (adding 150 000 a day!) and sold it to eBay for $2,6 billion.
The news --> 'eBay to nab Skype' CNET article, 12th september
The tribute --> 'The tribute to Niklas'