Microsoft CEO sees Yahoo partnership outside U.S. (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Thursday, November 5th, 2009

Microsoft Corp Chief Executive Steve Ballmer said on Thursday the company’s search engine partnership with Yahoo would not be limited to the U.S. but would be introduced around the world, once it gets regulatory approval.

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Microsoft CEO eyes Yahoo partnership outside U.S. (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Thursday, November 5th, 2009

Microsoft Corp Chief Executive Steve Ballmer said on Thursday the company could look to extend its search engine partnership with Yahoo outside the United States, if it gets regulatory approval.

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Microsoft, Google seal Twitter search deals (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Thursday, October 22nd, 2009

Microsoft Corp and Google Inc secured separate agreements to access real-time content from Web phenomenon Twitter, intensifying their battle for a search market that Google dominates.

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Microsoft, Google snag Twitter search deal (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Wednesday, October 21st, 2009

Microsoft Corp and Google Inc have sealed separate agreements to access real-time content from Web phenomenon Twitter, intensifying their battle for a search market that Google now dominates.

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Google goes global with Apps (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Monday, October 19th, 2009

Google Inc said more than 2 million businesses now use its online office software, and the Web search leader is going global on Monday with an advertising campaign to lure customers away from Microsoft Corp and IBM products.

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Yahoo Deal Facing Some Snags In Europe (MalaysiaNews.net)

Friday, October 16th, 2009

BOSTON — Microsoft Corp. Chief Executive Officer Steve Ballmer told reporters Friday that his company’s proposed partnership with Yahoo Inc. was facing some regulatory snags in Europe over jurisdict…

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Google, Microsoft Increase Search Share in U.S.; Yahoo Declines (Bloomberg)

Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

Oct. 14 (Bloomberg) — Google Inc. and Microsoft Corp. boosted their share of the U.S. Internet search market in September, while Yahoo! Inc. lost ground, according to research firm ComScore Inc.

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US deepens review of deal between Yahoo! and Microsoft (BusinessWorld Online)

Sunday, September 13th, 2009

WASHINGTON — US antitrust regulators have requested more documents in their probe of Microsoft Corp.’s deal to provide search engine technology to rival Yahoo!, Inc., the two companies said on Friday.

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Yahoo to compete with Bing despite Microsoft deal (Malaya)

Sunday, August 30th, 2009

SUNNYVALE, California?Yahoo Inc. said on Monday it has revamped its search to compete against Microsoft Corp?s Bing, even as it relies on the Redmond giant to power its queries.

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Yahoo investors unimpressed with Microsoft deal (PhysOrg)

Sunday, August 30th, 2009

An Internet search and advertising partnership that Yahoo Inc. struck with Microsoft Corp. last month has so far failed to inspire the Sunnyvale, Calif.-based company’s investors.

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