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Microsoft Signs NDA With Yahoo

     
4:08 pm on Nov 23, 2011 (gmt 0)

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Microsoft Signs NDA With Yahoo [dealbook.nytimes.com]
Microsoft has signed a nondisclosure agreement with Yahoo, according to a person briefed on the matter, formally lining itself up as another potential bidder for the struggling Internet company.

By signing the agreement, Microsoft will join the private equity firms Silver Lake, TPG Capital and others in being allowed to take a closer look at Yahoos books.

5:11 am on Nov 24, 2011 (gmt 0)

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Déjà vu all over again? I still fail to see Microsoft's attraction to Yahoo. I thought they had a good deal powering Yahoo search, but what more could they want?
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I feel the same. I guess it'll stop it falling into what it sees as the wrong hands.
 

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