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

Dreyfuss, Joel
July 2008
Red Herring;7/14/2008, p1
Trade Publication
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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