Become a fan of Slashdot on Facebook


Forgot your password?
Check out the new SourceForge HTML5 internet speed test! No Flash necessary and runs on all devices. ×

Submission + - Microsoft makes bid to buy Yahoo! (

Anml4ixoye writes: "Nothing like waking up to an email from Steve Ballmer saying that Microsoft has made an offer to buy Yahoo!. From the article:

Microsoft made an unsolicited $44.6 billion cash and stock bid for Yahoo Friday, a deal that shakes up the competitive and lucrative market for Internet search. The deal would pay Yahoo shareholders $31 a share, which represents a 62% premium from Thursday's closing price.
Wonder how the Search guys feel about that announcement..."

Slashdot Top Deals

There is one way to find out if a man is honest -- ask him. If he says "Yes" you know he is crooked. -- Groucho Marx