According to the Silicon Valley rumor mill, Fox Interactive, a division of News Corp., has dangled social network icon MySpace in front of the Yahoo! board to tempt them into selling a 25% share of the company.
Internet auction site eBay has decided to pull all their US search ads from Google, a shocking move by one of the company’s largest AdWords clients. The move is a response to Google’s planned disruption of ‘eBay Live’, an annual event for eBay sellers.
Yahoo! have conceded defeat to Google in a statement admitting that personlization is now more important than search! The remarks are seen as an admission that Yahoo! can no longer compete with Google in search, & have decided to shift their focus.