Thursday, December 14, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
T-Mobile Enters The pay-TV Market With the Acquisition of Layer3 TV
Samsung Patents 'Double-sided' Smartphone
Apple Invests in FaceID Component Maker Finisar
Corsair Launches 4GHz DDR4 SODIMM 32GB Memory Kit
Google's Year in Search
Google Opening Artificial Intelligence Research Center in China
AT&T is Testing Broadband Internet Over Power Lines
Toyota and Panasonic to Start Study on Automotive Prismatic Battery Business
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 > Google ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, November 05, 2008
Google Cancels Plans For Ad Deal with Yahoo


Google canceled its plans for a search advertising partnership with Yahoo amid opposition from antitrust regulators and advertisers, Google's chief legal officer said in a blog posting on Wednesday.

Yahoo expressed dismay at Google's decision, saying it was "disappointed that Google has elected to withdraw from the agreement rather than defend it in court."

The U.S. Justice Department, in a statement issued on Wednesday, said it had told Google that it planned to file a lawsuit to block the deal on antitrust grounds.

"Had the companies implemented their arrangement, Yahoo's competition likely would have been blunted immediately with respect to the search pages that Yahoo chose to fill with ads sold by Google rather than its own ads," the Justice Department said.

Google and Yahoo delayed the implementation of their ad partnership to allow the Justice Department to scrutinize it for antitrust issues.

"After four months of review, including discussions of various possible changes to the agreement, it's clear that government regulators and some advertisers continue to have concerns about the agreement," the Google legal officer, David Drummond, said in his Internet posting.

"We're of course disappointed that this deal won't be moving ahead," he said.


Previous
Next
Yahoo Looks at Microsoft As Google Walks Away From Ad Deal        All News        Asus Details New EE Top PC
Yahoo Looks at Microsoft As Google Walks Away From Ad Deal     General Computing News      FCC Approves Verizon/Alltel and Sprint/ Clearwire Deals

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Google's Year in Search
Google Introduces three New Photo Apps
Mozilla Files Cross-Complaint Against Yahoo and Oath
Google Removes YouTube From Amazon Devices
Google Play's Best of 2017 Apps
5 Million iPhone Uses Take Google to Court Over Privacy
Google's Datally App Helps You Control and Save Mobile Data
Google Enhances Finance Information in Search
Russia Threatens to Block Ads on Google
Google Makes Search Results More Local and Relevant
Mobile Ad Growth Boosts Alphabet' s Revenue
Google Offers Bug Bounty for Mobile Apps

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .