Yahoo! Pockets China Profits With Stock Sale (Forbes)

Tuesday, September 15th, 2009

Yahoo’s unexpected sale of Alibaba.com may signal a souring relationship between the two companies.

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Sun Is Setting For Yahoo Search (PC World via Yahoo! News)

Thursday, August 13th, 2009

After a rollercoaster ride love/hate relationship between Microsoft and Yahoo over the past year, and various rumors and potential overtures between Yahoo and Google, the arrangement between Yahoo and Microsoft’s Bing search engine is a nail in the coffin of Yahoo search.

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FTC to press on with Apple-Google board probe (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Monday, August 3rd, 2009

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission said it will continue to investigate the relationship between the boards of Apple Inc and Google Inc, after Google’s chief quit Apple’s board on Monday.

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Yahoo, Alibaba Relationship Frays Under Bartz (PC World via Yahoo! News)

Tuesday, May 19th, 2009

Relations between Yahoo and Alibaba Group, which controls Yahoo’s China operations, have soured since Carol Bartz took the helm of the online search giant, a source close to the relationship between the companies said Tuesday.

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Yahoo, Alibaba relationship frays under Bartz (Computerworld)

Tuesday, May 19th, 2009

IDG News Service – Relations between Yahoo and Alibaba Group, which controls Yahoo’s China operations, have soured since Carol Bartz took the helm of the online search giant, a source close to the relationship between the companies said Tuesday.

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Microsoft Eyes Post-Reorganization Yahoo for a New Relationship (AnandTech)

Tuesday, March 10th, 2009

Yahoo is looking pretty good these days in Microsoft’s eyes, despite the pair’s rough history…

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Google, the great destroyer of value? (CNET)

Saturday, February 14th, 2009

Google destroys value in the traditional newspaper relationship with the reader, but does it also create value?

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More Microsoft-Yahoo Relationship Drama (Portfolio.com via Yahoo! Finance)

Monday, November 10th, 2008

Really, these guys are like a dysfunctional high school couple. Over the weekend, visiting Australia, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer was asked about Yahoo CEO Jerry Yang’s comments last week about the failed Microsoft-Yahoo deal.

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