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Yahoo's board to meet: Will Icahn's gang make a difference?
Yahoo's board will meet this week and billionaire investor Carl Icahn and his two directors--former Viacom CEO Frank Biondi and John Chapple, former CEO of Nextel Partners--will make their debut.According to the Wall Street Journal, Yahoo's board will have dinner Monday night and meet Tuesday to discuss the company's prospects, including talks with AOL and regulatory hurdles from a search deal with Google.
Google vs. Microsoft: Dueling DoubleClick testimony
Google and Microsoft took Capitol Hill Thursday as their rivalry spilled out during hearings on the Google's DoubleClick acquisition. Both parties have posted their prepared remarks before the Senate Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights Committee on the Judiciary.
Open Book Alliances opens up assault on Google's book settlement
The Open Book Alliance, a group of library associations, Amazon, Yahoo and Microsoft, have officially unveiled an effort to derail Google's $125 million class action settlement with the Association of American Publishers and the Authors' Guild.