Justice to Review Microsoft-Yahoo Deal Further (New York Times)

Friday, September 11th, 2009

Microsoft and Yahoo have been asked by the U.S. Justice Department for more information on a proposed Internet-search partnership, expanding the agency?s review of the deal.

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Motorola unveils Google phone to muted response (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Friday, September 11th, 2009

Motorola unveiled on Thursday the first of many cellphones to be developed in partnership with Google, but analysts questioned if it could revive the once-dominant handset maker’s fortunes.

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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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Yahoo partnership extends reach of Centre Daily Times (Centre Daily Times)

Sunday, August 16th, 2009

A McClatchy-Yahoo partnership has expanded the reach of Centre Daily Times to 80 percent of online u

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Microsoft, Yahoo Partnership Has Better Chances Against Google (redOrbit)

Saturday, August 15th, 2009

The new partnership between Yahoo and Microsoft opens new opportunities for both companies to increase their search market share, although they face an uphill battle against industry-leading Google, according to Web analysis firm comScore.In a report issued on Friday, comScore said that while the combined search share of Yahoo and Microsoft is still far behind the share held by Google, their …

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Microsoft to hire at least 400 Yahoo workers (AP via Yahoo! News)

Tuesday, August 4th, 2009

Microsoft Corp. will hire at least 400 workers from Yahoo Inc. if government regulators approve the companies’ proposed Internet search partnership, and Yahoo will receive $150 million to cover any unexpected costs during the switch to new technology.

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Microsoft and Yahoo strike Web search partnership (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009

Microsoft Corp and Yahoo Inc inked a 10-year Web search deal to challenge market leader Google Inc but stopped short of combining their display advertising businesses.

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Microsoft, Yahoo team up to ding Google with Bing (AP via Yahoo! News)

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009

Microsoft Corp. has finally roped Yahoo Inc. into an Internet search partnership, capping a convoluted pursuit that dragged on for years and setting the stage for them to make a joint assault against the dominance of Google Inc.

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Yahoo, Microsoft may mount fresh Google challenge (The New Zealand Herald)

Sunday, July 19th, 2009

NEW YORK – Yahoo shares were on the rise amid speculation it will team up with Microsoft in an online search advertising partnership aimed at mounting a more serious challenge to Google. The Sunnyvale, California-based company…

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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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