Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 4th May 2008 07:19 UTC, submitted by sonic2000gr
Microsoft Earlier this year, Microsoft offered to purchase search engine company Yahoo, however, the board of directors of Yahoo shot the offer down beause it 'massively' undervalued the company. This ignited an acquisition dance that took a few months, and rumours were abound as to what either of the two would do next.
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by robinh on Sun 4th May 2008 10:45 UTC
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You can almost feel the hatred for Goole in Balmer's letter - amazing stuff. Balmer strikes me as the kind of guy that could easily loose his sense of perspective, and Microsoft's petulance in this affair suggests I'm right.

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