I’ve written about this many times, most recently this January. I wonder why Microsoft is taking so long? Do they expect Yahoo to get cheaper?
NEW YORK – Microsoft Corp. has intensified its pursuit of a deal to take over Yahoo Inc., asking the company to re-enter formal talks, the New York Post reported on its Web site on Friday. While the two companies have held informal deal talks over the years, the latest approach signals a new urgency on Microsoft’s part, the paper said, citing unnamed sources.