The business arrangement for Yahoo to use Microsoft’s search engine Bing and to share ad revenues is at best an 80% discount over last years offer to buy Yahoo.
The shareholders should be suing the Yahoo board of directors for destroying their $27 billion share value.
The 10 year deal means that Yahoo will give up on developing it’s search engine. When the 10 years is up, they will be so far behind the technology curve, the company will have lost any chance of market share. Continue reading →