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Microsoft Merger and Acquisition (33)   Yahoo, 2008   Microsoft, 2008   Montebello Rd (4)   Scott Blvd (4)

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02-01 Microsoft makes unsolicited $44.6b bid Yahoo
2. 02-11 Yahoo officially rejects Microsoft's takeover Yahoo
D. 03-09 2 cyclists killed in crash with deputy's car Stevens Creek Road and Montebello Road, Cupertino
4. 05-03 Microsoft walks away from Yahoo Yahoo
F. 06-12 Yahoo-Google agree online ad deal Yahoo
6. 07-13 Yahoo turns down another Microsoft offer Yahoo
H. 11-14 3 Dead In Office Park Shooting 3255 Scott Boulevard, Santa Clara
I. 11-17 Jerry Yang Out As CEO Yahoo

Summary.     Click for More > Yahoo officially rejects Microsoft's takeover 2 cyclists killed in crash with deputy's car   2 bicyclists were killed, and another suffered major injuries after being hit by a Santa Clara Sheriff's patrol car Microsoft gives Yahoo deadline for deal Google and Yahoo to share web ads Microsoft walks away from Yahoo HP in talks to buy Electronic Data Systems Icahn Picks 10 Directors Microsoft gives Yahoo bid another go 2 Shot Dead Outside Strip Club Google co-founder Brin books space flight Yahoo-Google agree online ad deal Yahoo turns down another Microsoft offer  Yahoo rejected an offer to sell its Internet search business to Microsoft. and leave the remainder of the company in control of Carl Icahn CEO Changed as Results Fall Short Double Fatal Hit & Run Google Readies Web Browser Tesla Motors To Build Electric Sedan Shares drop 18 percent 3 Dead In Office Park Shooting Map of 3255 Scott Boulevard Santa Clara  A recently laid-off worker apparently sought retribution against his former employer and opened fire with a handgun Jerry Yang Out As CEO  Jerry Yang plans to step down, ending a tenure that was marked by a slumping business and failed takeover by Microsoft Apple Pulls Out Of Macworld Fry's exec arrested for embezzlment
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  Microsoft has made an aggressive bid to buy struggling behemoth, in hopes that the combined forces would create a formidable competitor Google.    The offer leaves the decision in the hands of Yahoo's board. In making the unsolicited public acquisition offer, MS is hoping to force Yahoo's investors to support the deal as they bemoan a slumping share price. The surprise of...
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Apple introduces slim notebook  CEO Steve Jobs introduced the world's thinnest notebook computer MacBook Air that measures between 0.16 inch and 0.76 inch thick Microsoft makes unsolicited $44.6b bid


January 2008 ... more > Top ^
Jan.3  Startup Revives SF Free Wi-Fi Project
Jan.4  Laptop Project Blames Intel for Breakup
Jan.14  Chelsea Clinton Stumps For Mother
Jan.15  
Jan.31  Disappointing 4Q


February 2008 ... more > Top ^
Feb.1  
  Microsoft has made an aggressive bid to buy struggling behemoth, in hopes that the combined forces would create a formidable competitor Google
 The offer leaves the decision in the hands of Yahoo's board. In making the unsolicited public acquisition offer, MS is hoping to force Yahoo's investors to support the deal as they bemoan a slumping share price. The surprise offer of $31 per share seizes on Yahoo's weakness while Microsoft tries to muscle up in a high-stakes battle with Google likely to define the technology for years to come. Yahoo said it will 'carefully and promptly' study the bid
Feb.4  Google offers to help Yahoo Feb.11   Yahoo officially rejects Microsoft's takeover  Yahoo Inc.'s board is saying that it 'substantially undervalues' the Web portal, but at the same time, left the door open for a counter offer Feb.19  1Q Profit Rises 38 Percent Feb.21  Google to Store Patients' Health Records Feb.22  10 teams in $30 million race to moon

March 2008 ... more > Top ^
Mar.5  Board meeting postponed to stave off bid Mar.6  Pentagon bans Google map-makers  Apple opens iPhone to developers Mar.9   2 cyclists killed in crash with deputy's car Map of Stevens Creek Road and Montebello Road Cupertino
  2 bicyclists were killed, and another suffered major injuries after being hit by a Santa Clara Sheriff's patrol car.    2 riders who were killed are 31-year-old Kristy Gough of Oakl...
Mar.11  Google closes $3.1 billion DoubleClick deal Mar.15  Yahoo, Microsoft hold informal talks Mar.27  NASA Engineer Sentenced In Child Porn Mar.28  Fall acceptance rate is a record low

April 2008 ... more > Top ^
Apr.2  Hackers infiltrate searches  Stanford cleared of discrimination in hiring Apr.5 Couple Says Street View Invades Privacy
  Microsoft gives Yahoo deadline for deal  The ultimatum, revealed in a letter from CEO Steve Ballmer to Yahoo's board, underscores impatience with the two-month merger saga  Officers Kill Man Who Stabbed K9 Dog Apr.7  Yahoo not opposed to deal with Microsoft Apr.8  Flickr photo site adds video  Tennessee Edges Out Stanford For NCAA Apr.9   Google and Yahoo to share web ads  The world's two biggest search engines, have announced a 2 week experiment that will see them share advertising space Apr.11  Fierce battle over Yahoo/Microsoft deal Apr.17 1Q profit climbs 30%, tops analyst views Apr.22  Earnings slightly exceed expectations Apr.23  Mac Sales Polish Apple Apr.24  Microsoft Won't Increase Bid For Yahoo Apr.26 Yahoo mum as Microsoft's deadline passes

May 2008 ... more > Top ^
May.1  HP Labs' find could revolutionize computing May.2  Microsoft sweetened bid for Yahoo May.3   Microsoft walks away from Yahoo
  Microsoft has dropped its 3-month-old bid to buy internet firm because the two sides cannot agree on an acceptable sale price May.4  CEO on hot seat after rebuffing Microsoft May.5  Shares Plummet After Microsoft Rejection May.12   HP in talks to buy Electronic Data Systems  Hewlett-Packard is in advanced talks to buy Electronic Data Systems for about $12 billion to compete with IBM in the business info May.13  Icahn considering attempt to oust board May.14  Google Sites Ranked No. 1 May.15   Icahn Picks 10 Directors  Billionaire investor Carl Icahn officially launched an effort to unseat Yahoo board to pressure to restart merger talks with Microsoft May.18   Microsoft gives Yahoo bid another go  Microsoft has made a new, downsized offer to cooperate with the Web portal while leaving the door open to a merger down the road May.19   2 Shot Dead Outside Strip Club   Two men were shot and killed in the parking lot from outside of a strip club Brass Rail, one behind the wheel of a car May.21  T. Boone Pickens joins proxy contest May.22 Yahoo postpones meeting, battle Icahn
May.29  Police Find Link In Gas Pump ID Thefts

June 2008 ... more > Top ^
Jun.2  Documents show Yahoo-Microsoft saga Jun.4 Investor steps up Yahoo campaign
Jun.5  Google leases acreage for complex Jun.6 FTC opens antitrust probe Jun.9 Speedier, Cheaper iPhone Jun.11   Google co-founder Brin books space flight  Sergey Brin wants to go to space and has made a $5 million down payment to book a seat on a private flight with Space Adventures Jun.12   Yahoo-Google agree online ad deal  Yahoo has agreed a deal with Google which will see Yahoo use Google's advertising technology. Google ads will appear alongside Yahoo search results Jun.17  VCs betting LinkedIn worth $1 billion Jun.21 Georgia hammers Stanford, 10-8 Jun.28 Early Morning Double-Murder Jun.30 Tesla to build electric sedan in Bay Area

July 2008 ... more > Top ^
Jul.2  Microsoft Exploring Partnership For Yahoo Jul.7  M-soft wants to negotiate with new board Jul.8  VMware shares plunge on CEO change Jul.9  Flickr turns to Getty to sell photos Jul.10  500 software programs for iPhone 3G Jul.11  Setup problems plague new iPhone Jul.13   Yahoo turns down another Microsoft offer
  Yahoo rejected an offer to sell its Internet search business to Microsoft. and leave the remainder of the company in control of Carl Icahn.    The complex deal would have meant a major dismantling of Yahoo; the sale of its coveted search e...
Jul.14  Investigators: no evidence of lion attack Jul.16 Fatal shooting of man near City Hall
Jul.17   CEO Changed as Results Fall Short  Hector Ruiz was pushed aside after six tumultuous years as CEO, as the chip maker tries to pull itself out of a deep financial hole  EU hits Intel with fresh charges Jul.18 Shares fall after disappointing earnings Jul.19  Board won support of major shareholder Jul.21 Yahoo, Icahn End Proxy Fight 3Q Profit Jumps 31% but stock drops Jul.28 Ex-Googlers Debut 'Cuil' Search Engine

August 2008 ... more > Top ^
Aug.1 Board Re-Elected
Aug.5  Revised vote reveals disdain for board Aug.10   Double Fatal Hit & Run   Oralia Puga Ramirez, 73, and Enedina Oliva, 70, were struck in the crosswalk. The driver shoved off the hood and run over a second time Aug.13 3-Alarm Fire Burns At Apple Campus Aug.14  Biondi, Chapple new board members Aug.19  iPhone Shortage Lingers  Hewlett-Packard Beats Street Aug.22  County about to break pot plant record Aug.28  4 arrested in killing of brother and sister

September 2008 ... more > Top ^
Sep.1   Google Readies Web Browser  Google is releasing its own Web browser in a long-anticipated move aimed at countering the dominance of Microsoft Internet Explorer Sep.9 Apple Unveils New iPods
Sep.10 Options Case Settled Sep.15 HP to cut 24,600 jobs as EDS integration Sep.16   Tesla Motors To Build Electric Sedan  But with plans in the works for a new headquarters and factory, the startup hopes it's taking the first step toward making electric cars Sep.17  Google CEO 'committed' to Yahoo ad pact Sep.18  Yahoo testing new home page design Sep.23  Google, T-Mobile introduce Android phone Sep.24 Software maker Oracle going hardcore Sep.29   Shares drop 18 percent  Shares of Apple dropped nearly 18% following a pair of analyst reports that downgraded the stock and Wall Street fears about a defeated bailout

October 2008 ... more > Top ^
Oct.1  SEC charges two with insider trading Oct.3  Stock dives on false report Oct.6  'Safer' test developed for Down's

November 2008 ... more > Top ^
Nov.1  Cutbacks Planned Amid Economic Slump Nov.5 Google pulls out of Yahoo ad partnership
 Apple Boosted Payroll 48% Nov.7  Microsoft: No interest in buying Yahoo Nov.10  CEO's name bandied about as tech czar Nov.11 Google.org joins CDC in battle with flu Nov.12 AMD Rolls Out New Server Chips Nov.14 Sun To Cut 6,000 Jobs   3 Dead In Office Park Shooting Map of 3255 Scott Boulevard Santa Clara
  A recently laid-off worker apparently sought retribution against his former employer and opened fire with a handgun
 The victims were two men and a woman; CEO Sid Agrawal and Briah Pugh, Vice President of Operations. Police launched an intensive search for the fleeing gunman, identified as Jing Hua Wu, 47. The shootings happened inside the semiconductor company SiPort Inc. Jing Hua Wu, 47, was a recently laid-off engineer at SiPort, accused of killing 3
Nov.15  Suspect In Triple Murder Arrested Nov.17   Jerry Yang Out As CEO
  Jerry Yang plans to step down, ending a tenure that was marked by a slumping business and failed takeover by Microsoft.    A search for a successor has already started; Yang will resign after his replacement is found. He took the helm last ...
Nov.18  Shares Soar On 4Q Outlook Nov.24  VTA Service Restored After Power Outage

December 2008 ... more > Top ^
Dec.3  Icahn: No Partial Yahoo Sale Dec.9  40th Birthday Of Personal Computing Dec.10  Investor pushes Yahoo to sell search unit Dec.15  Trust In Google Drops Dec.16   Apple Pulls Out Of Macworld
  Apple is saying it no longer relies on trade shows to reach out to its customers. Jobs will not be delivering the keynote address at this year's show Dec.17 LinkedIn Founder Reclaims CEO Job
Dec.22  Elevation Partners raises its stake in Palm   Fry's exec arrested for embezzlment
  Ausaf Umar Siddiqui arrested on charges he embezzled more than $65 million from Fry's to fuel his lavish lifestyle and pay off debts Dec.23  Downed power line closed 101 for hours Dec.28 Tesla Motors puts factory plans on hold