10 Things We Learned from the Microhoo Fallout - Yahoo Is Working on Some Neat Stuff

By Clint Boulton  |  Posted 2008-05-07 Print this article Print
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7. Yahoo Is Working on Some Neat Stuff

Yahoo Buzz. OneConnect. AMP. SearchMonkey. Yahoo Open Strategy. It's been years since Yahoo has been this productive in a quarter with regard to deals and strategic plans. If the company is left alone to execute for a year or two (and with the cash it could make from running Google ads on its site), it may be able to start turning itself around. But will that be enough time before Microsoft or someone else steps in to take over?

Microsoft's decision to step away from its attempt to acquire Yahoo won't be the end of the saga. Here are some lessons learned and some speculation about the future.

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