In Other News: May 24, 2007

Microsoft Ad Strategy Chief Squashes Yahoo Acquisition Rumors

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Microsoft Ad Strategy Chief Squashes Yahoo Acquisition Rumors
Bloomberg reports on the Goldman Sachs conference going on in Las Vegas this week, where Microsoft addressed rumors that it's interested in buying Yahoo. When asked if Microsoft needed Yahoo, Yusef Mehdi, the Redmond, Wash.-based company's chief ad strategist, said "No." He added: "From where we are today, we think we have all of the pieces. There are other small pieces that we're in the process of getting to as well, organically or otherwise.''
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