Yahoo & Microsoft Reportedly Close to Now-or-Never Deal (Linux)

Sunday, July 19th, 2009

A search and online advertising deal between Yahoo and Microsoft is imminent – unless of course it’s blown off course again, according to Yahoo know-it-all All Things Digital, the Dow Jones blog. Under the circumstances blogger Kara Swisher isn’t guaranteeing a deal will happen though she hears one could be announced this week. If the companies don’t emerge with an agreement this time, they’re …

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Yahoo CEO keeps Microsoft deal door open (CIOL)

Tuesday, June 9th, 2009

SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Less than a week after saying that Yahoo would be “cleaner and simpler without a Microsoft connection,” CEO Carol Bartz said on Monday that the struggling Internet giant can “take on” rivals Microsoft Corp and Google Inc. However, she dismissed the idea of striking a partnership with Time Warner Inc.’s AOL unit, Dow Jones reported on Monday.

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