Saturday, July 02, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
BMW Group, Intel and Mobileye Team Up to Bring Autonomous Driving to Streets by 2021
Nvidia Says New GeForce GTX 1060 Is Faster Than AMD's Radeon TX 480
Micron To Reduce Workforce Following Slow Third Quarter Results
Apple in Talks to Buy Tidal: Report
U.S. Authorities To Investigate Tesla's Crash in Autopilot Mode
Oracle To Pay HP $3 billion In Itanium Case
ZTE To Invest $180 Million In Tech Start-ups
Alliance Storage Technologies Releases New NETArchive NAS Storage Solution
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > General Computing > Microso...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Monday, May 07, 2007
Microsoft, Yahoo Talks No Longer Active


Talks between Microsoft and Yahoo are no longer active, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the situation.

The report comes after two newspaper articles, including the Journal, said the two companies were in talks for Microsoft to buy Yahoo. Microsoft and Yahoo have held informal talks over the years, but the latest approach comes as the software company seeks a deal to counter Google's rapid growth.

The New York Post said on Friday Microsoft made an offer to buy Yahoo a few months ago, but Yahoo spurned the advances. The paper, putting a price tag of $50 billion on a Yahoo takeover, said that discussions continue between the two companies.

Both companies have not officialy commented on the reports.

If Microsoft decided to buy Yahoo, it would be the largest acquisition the company has ever done. Its current largest purchase was a $1.33 billion deal in 2002 to acquire Navision, a maker of business software.

Google, the market leader in Web search, is extending its lead on both companies as it continues to gain market share and grow three to four times faster than Microsoft and Yahoo. Google quarterly revenue grew 63 percent from a year ago.


Previous
Next
Dell Joins Microsoft, Novell in Linux Pact        All News        Comcast to Integrate E-mail and Voicemail Online
Dell Joins Microsoft, Novell in Linux Pact     General Computing News      Apple Goes Greener

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Microsoft Says Scorpio System will Not Offer Higher Frame Rates With Xbox One Games
LinkedIn Becomes Part Of Microsoft
AT&T, Verizozn To Make Final Bids for Yahoo Web Business - report
Verizon To Bid For Yahoo's Internet Business: report
Microsoft and Facebook To Link America With Europe Through 6,600 km Long Cable
Microsoft Streamlines its Smartphone Business, Axes Hundrends Of Jobs
Microsoft To Accelerate Delivery of Affordable Internet Access
Microsoft Is Selling Its Feature Phone Business to Foxconn, Nokia Mobiles Return
Yahoo Reaches Agreement With Starboard
Microsoft Positions Windows 10 As A Platform for the Intelligence Revolution
Microsoft, Google Drop Complaints Against Each Other
Microsoft Reports Profit But Windows Business Keeps Declining

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .