TITLE

Techspin: The (Hot) War of Words in Microsoft-Yahoo!

AUTHOR(S)
Dreyfuss, Joel
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;7/14/2008, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the misunderstanding between Yahoo Inc. and Microsoft Corp. involving the Microsoft's proposed acquisition of Yahoo. The conflict emerged when Roy Bostock, chairman of Yahoo, described Microsoft's proposal ludicrous. He was turning down an offer by Microsoft and instead opted to turn the rest of the company to investor Carl Icahn.
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36670543

 

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