Yahoo! Inc. announced it reached a definitive agreement to acquire online advertising solutions provider Interclick, Inc. for $9 per share for a total of about $270 million.
Yahoo! has fired Carol Bartz and Chief Financial Officer Tim Morse was named interim CEO. The terse message to her staff says: “I am very sad to tell you that I’ve just been fired over the phone by Yahoo’s Chairman of the Board. It has been my pleasure to work with all of you and I wish you only the best going forward.”.
Google has accused Bing of copying its search results to improve Microsoft’s search engine.
Larry Page, uno dei fondatori di Google, ne diventerà l’amministratore delegato, ufficialmente dal prossimo aprile.
Blekko is a new search engine that’s entering a market dominated by Google with the intention of creating a good reputation giving search tools more sophisticated but in some ways simpler to use.