TITLE

CEO Steve Ballmer's Microsoft-All Email on Yahoo

PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;2/1/2008, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
The text of the electronic mail from Steve Ballmer, chief executive officer (CEO) of Microsoft Corp. to all employees of Microsoft regarding Microsoft's proposed acquisition of Yahoo! is presented. Ballmer highlights the role of the proposed acquisition in the transformation of Microsoft to embrace online services, search, and advertising. Ballmer provides an overview of the growth in online advertising. Ballmer emphasizes that the acquisition will enable Microsoft in its pursuit of becoming a major search destination and social platform for consumers.
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36876288

 

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