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Microsoft buys Skype for $8.5 billion

May 10th, 2011 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 10 (IANS) Microsoft Corp. Tuesday announced it would buy Skype Global for $8.5 billion in its largest acquisition ever, a media report said.The deal will give Microsoft a ... Read more...

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Microsoft offered $9 bn for Yahoo! stake, search deal

June 14th, 2008 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 14 (IANS) The final offer Microsoft made to Yahoo! this week which the beleaguered Internet search company spurned again would have given it $9 billion in cash and $1 ... Read more...

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New Microsoft deal eyes break-up of Yahoo

May 20th, 2008 - 5:59 pm ICT by admin
DPA San Francisco, May 20 (DPA) Microsoft's latest deal proposal to Yahoo envisages the internet portal selling off its valuable properties in Asia and Microsoft buying its search business in the US, media ... Read more...

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Icahn fights Yahoo board to spur Microsoft deal

May 16th, 2008 - 11:37 am ICT by admin
DPA San Francisco, May 16 (DPA) Billionaire investor Carl Icahn officially launched a proxy fight to oust the Yahoo board in a bid to revive Microsoft's spurned deal for the Internet powerhouse. "It ... Read more...

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