Daily Debrief: Yahoo-Google deal under scrutiny Video
After Carl Icahn's first official meeting on the Yahoo board, reports have emerged that the beleaguered Sunnyvale, Calif.-based company has decided to move forward with talks with Time Warner about the future of its AOL division. In Wednesday's edition of the Daily Debrief, CNET's Kara Tsuboi and Dawn Kawamoto discuss why this option is looking more and more appealing, especially after the Yahoo-Google ad partnership has raised eyebrows at the U.S. Department of Justice.
On Monday's edition of the Daily Debrief, Kara Tsuboi and Dawn Kawamoto of CNET News discuss both Carl Icahn's and Microsoft's long-running pursuit of the company and the latest move to oust Yahoo's board.
Yahoo CEO Jerry Yang and his company face a new future following Google's decision not to pursue a proposed ad deal in the face of likely government opposition. On the CNET News Daily Debrief, Charles Cooper speaks with Dawn Kawamoto about the reasons behind this Wednesday morning stunner.
In Wednesday's edition of the Daily Debrief, CNET News.com's Kara Tsuboi and Ina Fried discuss this latest round of talks between the two companies. Comparing them to a pair of teenagers trying to figure out if they like each other, Fried explains who's more desperate for the other's company.
CNET News.com's Charles Cooper and Dawn Kawamoto discuss Carl Icahn's plans for Yahoo, and the possibility of Yahoo CEO Jerry Yang and others being ousted to get Microsoft back to the table.
Sun Microsystems is the latest tech giant to announce dismal numbers for the fourth quarter and the need to layoff a significant portion of its workforce. On this Daily Debrief, CNET's Kara Tsuboi and Dawn Kawamoto discuss the 6,000 expected layoffs and possible next steps for this Silicon Valley institution.
CNET News' Dawn Kawamoto sits down with Dan Farber to discuss the latest in the ongoing Yahoo melodrama.
A plethora of Yahoo-Microsoft-Google news poured in Thursday afternoon. In this second edition of the Daily Debrief, CNET News.com's Kara Tsuboi, Stephen Shankland, and Ina Fried sit down to discuss why Microsoft walked away from the table and why Google bellied up.
In Friday's edition of the Daily Debrief, CNET News.com's Kara Tsuboi and Jim Kerstetter discuss the digital retouching of classic film The Godfather. Hear exactly what director Francis Ford Coppola requested from the technicians cleaning up his masterpiece.
In Thursday's Daily Debrief, CNET News.com's Kara Tsuboi and Dan Farber discuss the state of the company more than four months after Microsoft's takeover bid. What do all the recent staff departures mean and why hasn't Yahoo better articulated its plan to move forward?