Microsoft, Google fight over Yahoo!

Google and Microsoft will spar today at a congressional hearing called to examine whether Google’s revenue-sharing deal with No 2 search rival Yahoo will harm competition. Google, with more than […]

Yahoo lanches new search tool

Separating wheat from the chaff during Internet searches can be a challenge: major search engines tend to substitute quantity for quality, returning many thousand results few users have the time […]

After Yahoo, Microsoft eyes Facebook

Microsoft is considering buying the social notworking site Facebook. According to the Wall Street Journal, the shy and retiring, softly spoken Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has been running around with […]

Will investors punish Yahoo?

Now that Microsoft has withdrawn its unsolicited buyout bid, Yahoo investors who are outraged and seeking to extract some pain may gear up to engage in several actions, ranging from […]

Microsoft pulls its Yahoo offer

Microsoft is withdrawing its offer for Yahoo after talks between the two companies broke down on Saturday, a source told CNET News.com. Microsoft hiked its offer to $33 a share, […]

Yahoo joins OpenSocial

 Yahoo! yesterday announced its decision to combine forces with rival online giants (significantly, Google) to make the open online platform — OpenSocial, a success. The project aims to develop a […]