Microsoft mulled Yahoo pact to fight Google: report
26 minutes ago
,----[ Quote ]
| NEW YORK (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp. has held discussions to buy a stake
| in Internet media company Yahoo Inc. to compete against Google Inc., th
| Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday.
| Although talks over an equity stake do not appear to be active,
| Microsoft's top management remains open to a deal with Yahoo as
| pressure grows from shareholders to perform better against Google,
| the newspaper said, citing people familiar with the situation.
Observations: not only has the Vista project manager been 'swapped' (Vista in
Spanish means vision/outlook, which is grim) , but the same applies to MSN:
They also pulled a fast one with A9/Alexa/Amazon:
It's evident where those multi-billion, anti-Google funds are going. I will
not go as far as using the word "bribery".