DOJ Scrutiny of Microsoft Deal Could Be Bad News For Yahoo (PC World via Yahoo! News)

Friday, September 11th, 2009

The Department of Justice has requested more information and details of the proposed arrangement between Microsoft and Yahoo. The scrutiny could spell disaster for Yahoo if the DOJ ultimately rejects the partnership.

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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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Icahn Gives Thumbs Up to Yahoo-Microsoft Deal (New York Times)

Monday, August 3rd, 2009

There seems to be at least one investor who is happy with Yahoo ?s decision last week to enter into a 10-year Web search deal with Microsoft : Carl C. Icahn.

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Yahoo-Microsoft Deal Underwhelming (Red Herring)

Sunday, August 2nd, 2009

An agreement is finally reached between the software giant and the troubled search engine, but investors boo the terms for Yahoo, sending shares 11 percent lower.

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Yahoo-Microsoft deal is bold step for Bartz (USA Today)

Thursday, July 30th, 2009

Yahoo’s 10-year deal with Microsoft to battle Google for online search customers and ad sales is the boldest initiative Carol Bartz has made since she became Yahoo’s CEO in January.

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The Yahoo-Microsoft Deal: Tick, Tick, TickBoom? (AllThingsD Online via Yahoo! Finance)

Tuesday, July 28th, 2009

Things are as tight as a tick over at Yahoo and Microsoft about the deal the pair have been discussing over the last months–as execs shuttle back and forth and forth and back and its boards deliberate on what will surely be one of the most important decisions for either company for the near-term future …

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Yahoo rallies on renewed hopes for Microsoft deal (AP via Yahoo! News)

Saturday, July 18th, 2009

Yahoo Inc. shares rose 4 percent Friday amid speculation it will team up with Microsoft Corp. in an online search advertising partnership aimed at mounting a more serious challenge to Google Inc.

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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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Yahoo open to Microsoft deal under right terms (AP via Yahoo! News)

Wednesday, May 27th, 2009

Yahoo Inc.’s chief executive said Wednesday that she is open to joining forces with Microsoft Corp. so both companies can better compete in Internet search, but a deal would need a specific set of terms ? including “boatloads of money.”

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