"Just when I thought I was out... they pull me back in."
Micheal Coreleone, The Godrather (Part III)
The seemingly never-ending Yahoo-Microsoft battle has taken another twist. Just
weeks after withdrawing its $47.5 billion offer to buy Yahoo, Microsoft said
that it and Yahoo are discussing a transaction (not an acquisition mind you) of
all of Yahoo. No details were provided by Microsoft, and Yahoo released another
annoyingly vague statement saying it was considering a "number of
value-maximizing strategic alternatives" and would evaluate any Microsoft
The ongoing saga is either dramatic or melodramatic depending on who you are and
who you know. But does it really matter? My commentary in Website Magazine's May
issue may shed some light on these high profile happenings and claims that
what's truly important is...you.
Microhoo and The Importance of You now.