Microsoft just announced a $44.6 billion offer for Yahoo

According to ZDNET:Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer made the half-cash, half-stock offer in a brutal carrot-and-stick open letter to Yahoo!’s board of directors. The Redmond giant appears to laying the groundwork for a hostile takeover if it comes to that. Ballmer writes that the board spurned an earlier attempt at acquisition in early 2007:The compete letter … Continue reading Microsoft just announced a $44.6 billion offer for Yahoo

Microsoft Live Labs show faces in image search

Friends at Microsoft Live Labs reported a unique search feature that allow you to look for faces.The Live Search Images team recently released a fun new feature to make it easier to find specific kinds of images. Thanks to a collaboration with specialists in imaging from Live Labs and MSR, you can now search specifically … Continue reading Microsoft Live Labs show faces in image search