A surprise news update for you today: Microsoft has made a $44 billion bid to buy Yahoo!
I think this has the potential to lead to many collaborative innovations for consumers and businesses alike. Furthermore, it would create a strong #2 rival to Google in the online advertising market. Then again we have been disappointed before by mega-mergers that never produced anything. Do you remember AOL – Netscape in 1999? And how about AOL – Time Warner a year later? Here is a tissue…wipe those tears!
Here is today’s article from the Wall Street Journal on Microsoft’s offer to buy Yahoo:
Have a wonderful day,