May 4th, 2007, 20:30 PM
Microsoft Reportedly Eyeing Deal To Buy Yahoo
Microsoft Corp. has stepped up its pursuit of a deal to buy Yahoo Inc., two newspapers reported on Friday, as the two companies re-enter talks to strike a deal and fend off a common competitor in Web search leader Google Inc.
Yahoo shares jumped 17.96 percent to $33.24 in Nasdaq trading on Friday, while Microsoft shares fell 1.26 percent to $30.58.
The two companies have held informal talk...
May 4th, 2007, 23:34 PM
Somehow I feel this isn't quite good news.